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Trojan.Ransomlock.AE

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 9, 2013
Updated:
May 9, 2013 3:56:38 PM
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.Ransomlock.AE 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 May 9, 2013 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 9, 2013 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 15, 2013
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Writeup By: Santiago Cortes

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