Published Mar 03, 2010 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Win-Trojan/Pincav.125952.B (AhnLab) Win32/SpyEye.B (CA) Trojan.Win32.Pincav.rvy (Kaspersky) BackDoor-Spyeye (McAfee) Mal/Spyeye-A (Sophos) Trojan.SpyEYE (Symantec) TSPY_EYEBOT.SMA (Trend Micro) EyeSpy (other)


Trojan:Win32/EyeStye is a trojan that captures keystrokes and steals login credentials through a method known as "form grabbing". Trojan:Win32/EyeStye sends captured data to a remote attacker, may download additional malicious components, and may use a rootkit component to hide malicious activity.

To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed on your computer, run a full-system scan with an appropriate, up-to-date, security solution. The following Microsoft products will detect and remove this threat:
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