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Trojan.Ransomcrypt.L

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 3, 2014
Updated:
August 5, 2014 3:35:35 PM
Also Known As:
BAT_CRYPTOR.A [Trend]
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
Trojan.Ransomcrypt.L is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and displays a ransom demand.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 3, 2014 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 17, 2014 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 3, 2014 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 18, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 9, 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: Medium
  • Modifies Files: Encrypts files.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals passwords.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kazumasa Itabashi

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