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.
RiskWare.Tool.HCK is the detection for tools that are used by hackers. Using such tools may be illegal in some cases and countries.
RiskWare.Tool.HCK can (in some cases) be found on shady websites, but also on open-source platforms.
Malwarebytes protects users from RiskWare.Tool.HCK by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove RiskWare.Tool.HCK 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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