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SONAR.Ransom!gen2

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 13, 2014
Updated:
January 13, 2014 9:06:48 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
SONAR.Ransom!gen2 is a heuristic detection that is designed to detect Trojan.Ransomlock.G.

For more information, please see the following resource:
Trojan.Ransomlock.G

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 13, 2014 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 13, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 15, 2014
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.

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