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It obtains files with a PWL extension from the affected computer, which contain sensitive information such as Internet access passwords. It only affects computers with Windows ME/98/95 operating systems.
|First detected on:||May 13, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||March 6, 2006|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Recovery is a hacking tool that obtains files with a PWL extension from the affected computer. These files contain sensitive information like dial-up and network passwords and are usually used only by Microsoft programs.
Additionally, Recovery only affects computers with Windows ME/98/95 operating systems.
Recovery is easy to recognize once it has affected the computer, as it displays the following message box when it is run: