Know Your Malware: Hazif.b Removal


Hazif.b is a parasitic keylogger, which records user keystrokes in attempt to steal Yahoo! Messenger passwords and account details. The threat can also gather other user sensitive information. Hazif.b periodically sends collected data to a predetermined contact using an instant messenger. The keylogger automatically runs on every Windows startup.

Related files: spoolsv32.exe

Hazif.b properties:
Logs keystrokes
Hides from the user
Stays resident in background Remove Hazif.b, removal instructions

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 24th November 2005 2:14AM