RiskWare.GameHack is Malwarebytes’ generic detection name for files that give users unauthorized access to a gaming platform or server, or an unfair advantage in a game.
Riskware, in general, is a detection for items that are not strictly malicious, but pose some sort of risk for the user in another way.
The use of Riskware.GameHack could be a violation of the terms of service (ToS) of the platform with the consequences that come with such a violation.
Files of this nature are often offered as keygens, cracks, and others on sites of a shady nature.
Malwarebytes protects users from Riskware.GameHack by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove Riskware.GameHack without further user interaction.
Should users wish to keep this program and exclude it from being detected in future scans, they can add the program to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
If you want to allow the program to connect to the Internet, for example to fetch updates, also add an exclusion of the type Allow an application to connect to the internet and use the Browse button to select the file you wish to grant access.
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