Threat Encyclopedia

Riskware/ProductKey

description-logoAnalysis


Riskware/ProductKey is classified as grayware, and is a generic detection for non-commercial freeware.
This kind of tool is used to extract information such as commercial software product IDs and registry keys (e.g. Microsoft Windows registry keys). It may cause user information leakage.

recommended-action-logoRecommended Action

    FortiGate Systems
  • Check the main screen using the web interface for your FortiGate unit to ensure that the latest AV/NIDS database has been downloaded and installed on your system - if required, enable the "Allow Push Update" option.
    FortiClient Systems
  • Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.