July 2nd, 2012
ESET NOD32 Antivirus may detect Activity Monitor or SoftActivity Keylogger on your computer as Potentially Unwanted Program(PUP) or Win32/Spy.ActivityMonitor.D or Win32/KeyLogger.ActivityMonitor.AG threat. In fact, there is no virus in SoftActivity software. It only does what is declared in its features on this website, i.e. records your employees or children’s computer activity with the computer’s owner permission.
To prevent ESET NOD32 Antivirus from detecting this threat you will need to exclude SoftActivity destination folder or thread name from scans as described below.
April 2nd, 2012
Avira Free Antivirus 12 detects SoftActivity Keylogger as unwanted program TR/Keylog. In fact, there is no virus in SoftActivity Keylogger software. It only does what is declared in its features on the website, i.e. records your kids computer activity with parent’s permission.
To prevent Avira from detecting this threat you will need to exclude SoftActivity Keylogger folder from scans in Avira.
Please follow the steps below to successfully install SoftActivity Keylogger and prevent detection by the antivirus.
1. Temporary disable Realtime Protection. For this open Avira Free Antivirus window (double click Avira icon in system tray or run from Windows Start menu – All Programs – Avira – Start Avira Free Antivirus) and click on the Realtime Protection switch to turn it off:
Temporary disable protection
February 20th, 2012
When downloading SoftActivity Keylogger on your PC with McAfee Antivirus or McAfee Internet Security 2012 installed, you can get the following warning message about Keylog-ActivityKey threat found in sklogger.exe file :
Warning message when trying to run downloaded file
In fact, there is no virus in SoftActivity Keylogger software. It just notifies to you that a keylogger software is being installed. Click Allow in McAfee to continue installation.
After this you’ll have to re-download SoftActivity Keylogger again. But this time it will be allowed by the antivirus and you can install the monitoring program. Please use the main download link again, don’t use “Retry” button on browser’s panel.