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Trojan.Ransomgerpo

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 3, 2011
Updated:
April 4, 2011 8:12:39 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Trojan.Ransomgerpo is a Trojan horse that makes the compromised computer unusable by locking the desktop. It then prompts the user to purchase an unlock code in order to restore access to the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 3, 2011 revision 036
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 28, 2017 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 4, 2011 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 28, 2017 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 6, 2011
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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