Desktop Scout Description
Desktop Scout is a powerful commercial PC monitoring application that tracks user activity, logs all keystrokes, takes screenshots and records addresses of visited web sites. The software can be remotely controlled. It allows the person controlling it to run and terminate any application, download and manage files, view the remote screen, control the mouse and keyboard, restart or shutdown a PC. Desktop Scout is able to hide its running processes. The application must be manually installed. It secretly runs as a service on every Windows startup.
W32/VB.JKC!tr [Fortinet]Trojan-Dropper.Win32.WormDrop [Ikarus]Trojan.Win32.Generic.124772AC [Rising]Trojan.Gen [PCTools]Win-Trojan/Vbinject.106496 [AhnLab-V3]Trojan.Agent/Gen-Injector [SUPERAntiSpyware]Trojan/Win32.WormDrop.gen [Antiy-AVL]Win32/VBInject.ALK [eTrust-Vet]Trojan:W32/VB.MDK [F-Secure]Trojan-Dropper.Win32.WormDrop!IK [Emsisoft]
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File System Modifications
Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
- The following files were created in the system:
Posted: March 28, 2006 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 8/10
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