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.
The Exclusions tab includes a list of items to be excluded from scans. The items may include files, folders, websites, or applications that connect to the Internet, as well as previously detected exploits.
To access the exclusions in Malwarebytes:
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