Elite Keylogger

  Angry Kid 14:21 27 May 2009
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Afternoon,

I wonder if anyone can help my friend who has discovered a keylogger on his pc.

He was scanning using A2 and now cannot remove it.

Is there a recommended free prog to remove such a problem?

Your help would be very welcome as he is quite concerned as you can imagine.

Thanks

Angry :-)

  Sea Urchin 14:33 27 May 2009

All you need to know about Keyloggers

click here

I would suggest downloading and running SpyBot Search and Destroy to try and remove it - other suggestions towards the bottom of the above link

click here

  rawprawn 14:36 27 May 2009

Is it his own PC? or has the owner loaded this software click here

  Angry Kid 14:41 27 May 2009

A2 found the entry on his pc while doing a scan.

He has not installed a key logger.

Angry :-)

  rawprawn 14:45 27 May 2009

Thats not really what I asked. The program looks to me like the kind of software a parent would use to track his children's internet usage.
I have no idea how old your friend is, but this was just a thought.

  Angry Kid 14:50 27 May 2009

I understand what you are saying and apologies for any misunderstanding in my earlier posts.

My friend is retired and is the sole user of his pc.

As far as I can see the software is written by Widestep software and I cannot see anything on his pc as I am connected via Team Viewer.

Angry

  Sea Urchin 15:07 27 May 2009

You're right - it is a valid program normally, but can be installed malevolently by hackers as well

click here

  rawprawn 15:15 27 May 2009

G'day mate, so I see I just thought it worth asking the question.

Angry Kid
I would try the other two faithfulls in Safe mode after downloading and updating.
Superantispyware click here
Malwarebytes click here

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