yeah those programs are considered a hacking tool and other stuff and anti viruses will pick it up as a threat but no worries nothing will happen to u or ur pc
SAMInside is good program to read SAM files and it is not detected as any harm to pc by any anti-virus. I tested it with NOD32, kaspersky and AVIRA.
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