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laugher
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Keyboard Loggers

Can the free Mac edition detect for keyboard loggers of any type?

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sandy
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Re: Keyboard Loggers

Hi laugher,

 

please see this post http://openforum.sophos.com/t5/Sophos-Anti-Virus-for-Mac-Home/PUP-Commerical-keylogger-detection/m-p...

 

Hope this helps.


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Agile
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Re: Keyboard Loggers

To answer the other half of the question, yes.

 

If the keylogger is malicious in nature and not a commercial program, it will be detected as malicious.

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millerbell
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Re: Keyboard Loggers

[ Edited ]

Agile wrote:

To answer the other half of the question, yes.

 

If the keylogger is malicious in nature and not a commercial program, it will be detected as malicious.


Keylogger programs are not viruses or malware and will not be detected as such.