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Ransom.Cryptolock!g5

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 31, 2014
Updated:
September 2, 2016 4:10:12 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Ransom.Cryptolock!g5 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Ransom.Cryptolocker.B family of threats.

For more information, please see the following resource:
Cryptolocker: A Thriving Menace

Note: Definitions prior to September, 2016 may detect this threat as Trojan.Cryptolocker!g5.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 31, 2014 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 31, 2016 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 31, 2014 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 1, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 6, 2014
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