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|Alias:||SC-KeyLog, Trj/SCKeyLog.T, Trj/PSW.M2.16|
|Type:||Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)|
|Effects: ||It is a legal tool that creates programs for logging keystrokes and other events.|
|First detected on:||Oct. 2, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 28, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
SCKeylog.A is a Hacking Tool. Though these programs are legal and useful tools when they are appropriately used, a hacker could take advantage of them in order to carry out malicious actions.
SCKeylog.A is a tool that allows to create programs to log keystrokes (keylogger) and other events.
SCKeylog.A is not a risk by itself, but several worms and Trojans use this application in order to collect confidential data: passwords, content of e-mail messages, etc.
SCKeylog.A is easy to recognize, as it displays the following welcome message once it is run: