Riskware/Sharphound is classified as a type of Riskware.
Riskware is any potentially unwanted application that is not classified as malware, but may utilize system resources in an undesirable or annoying manner, and/or may pose a security risk.
The Fortinet Antivirus Analyst Team is constantly updating our descriptions. Please check the FortiGuard Encyclopedia regularly for updates.

recommended-action-logoRecommended Action

  • Make sure that your FortiGate/FortiClient system is using the latest AV database.
  • Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.

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Detection Availability

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Version Updates

Date Version Detail
2023-11-23 91.09060
2023-11-22 91.09045
2023-11-22 91.09044
2023-11-22 91.09040
2023-11-15 91.08826
2023-11-13 91.08766
2023-11-07 91.08596
2023-11-07 91.08591
2023-11-06 91.08560
2023-11-06 91.08552