Password Spyer 2k

Password Spyer 2k is a password cracker that may be used to gain unauthorized access to a computer and to a user s data. It is harmful if installed without the knowledge of the user.

General information:

Malware Name:Password Spyer 2k
Malware Type:Password Cracker
Company Name:Salo Storm Software
Company URL:http://maros-tools.com/
Threat Level:Moderate Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Salo Storm Software provides you the software Password Spyer 2k that is a password recovery tool for windows. Password Spyer 2k reveals the password hidden by asterisks (***) in all windows version (including 2000 and XP). You can use it to recover lost or forgotten passwords in most windows applications such as outlook, cute ftp, ws ftp, ICQ and others. It finds out asterisk-password within all Windows-System including Win-9x, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Windows XP (all versions). And also recover password in Internet Explorer (including IE 6.0), Simply click Show web passwords button, Password Spyer 2k will display a listing of all passwords hidden behind asterisks in all opened IE pages.

Spyware Description:

Password Spyer 2k is a password cracker that may be used to gain unauthorized access to a computer and to a user s data. It is harmful if installed without the knowledge of the user.

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It is harmful if installed without the knowledge of the user. -> It may be used to gain unauthorized access to a computer and to a user s data.

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Processes Running:

Spyer2k.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Password Spyer 2k\Readme.lnk579Shortcut
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Password Spyer 2k\Uninstall Password Spyer 2k.lnk591Shortcut
desktop \Password Spyer 2k.lnk572Shortcut

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SaloStorm
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SaloStorm\PassSpyer2k
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Password Spyer 2k_is1DisplayName