• Threat Level: High
  • Description: Savekeys is a keylogger which captures all your keystrokes and saves it in a file specified by the person who installed or else by default it stores in a file called log.txt. It also has an option for storing in an encrypted format in a file called 'Encrypted log.txt'. Apart from all the keystrokes it stores the window title of the various applications used, status of the capslock, numlock button etc. This keylogger software can be installed with password protection and made undetectable. We recommend that you should remove this application unless installed for a purpose.
  • Type: TT_Keylogger
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  • Removal: This infection can be removed using Spyware Doctor.

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