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Trojan.Ransomlock.S

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 1, 2012
Updated:
October 26, 2012 2:32:13 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Ransomlock.S is a Trojan horse that locks the desktop making the computer unusable. It then asks the user to pay to have it unlocked.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 1, 2012 revision 023
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 1, 2012 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 3, 2012
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Writeup By: Alan Neville

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