1-Spy Monitor

1-Spy Monitor is a monitoring tool which log keystrokes, take screenshots, log all websites visited by the user invisibly in the background. It includes Moderate risk threats that are often bundled with functionally unrelated software or installed without adequate notice and consent, and may display unwanted advertising on the user's desktop. Such threats may track users' online browsing habits and transmit non-personally identifying data back to a server in order to target advertising. These threats may be configured to start automatically with the operating system, use an auto-updater that the user cannot control, or install other functionally separate programs without adequate notice and consent.0

General information:

Malware Name:1-Spy Monitor
Malware Type:Key Logger
Company Name:1-spy.com.com
Company URL:http://1-spy.com/
Threat Level:Moderate Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

1-spy.com.com is part of the internet--privacy.com and encryption.cc family of products with many other fine products, including spy-kill.com and fastprotector.com, our newest products. It is dedicated to providing its customers with the tools necessary to provide piece of mind knowing exactly what its computer is being used for. It provides and safe and easy way to check the computer usage to better understand what activity we do or don't want the user to be participating in

Spyware Description:

1-Spy Monitor is a monitoring tool which log keystrokes, take screenshots, log all websites visited by the user invisibly in the background. It includes Moderate risk threats that are often bundled with functionally unrelated software or installed without adequate notice and consent, and may display unwanted advertising on the user's desktop. Such threats may track users' online browsing habits and transmit non-personally identifying data back to a server in order to target advertising. These threats may be configured to start automatically with the operating system, use an auto-updater that the user cannot control, or install other functionally separate programs without adequate notice and consent.0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> Monitor and capture data from computers -> Run in stealth mode -> Intercepts keystrokes from the keyboard and records them in a log -> Starts with the operating system0

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Processes Running:

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Program Files\1-Spy Monitor - Basic\Data\view\_icq.jpg1830JPEG Image
C:\Program Files\1-Spy Monitor - Basic\Data\view\_miranda.jpg1677JPEG Image
C:\Program Files\1-Spy Monitor - Basic\Data\view\_msn.jpg2165JPEG Image

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location
C:\Program Files\1-Spy Monitor - Basic\Data
C:\Program Files\1-Spy Monitor - Basic\Data\images

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Runsvrspn1.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6DC9199D-5BC6-4571-AA07-F19D880BBD96}Publisher
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6DC9199D-5BC6-4571-AA07-F19D880BBD96}UninstallString