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Trojan.Ransomlock.X

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 5, 2012
Updated:
October 26, 2012 2:40:08 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows
Trojan.Ransomlock.X 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 5, 2012 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 5, 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 10, 2012
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Writeup By: Alan Neville

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