- February 16, 2016
- September 20, 2016 10:10:39 AM
- 95,744 bytes
- Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Ransom.Locky is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer.
For more information on Ransom.Locky, read our blog: Locky ransomware on aggressive hunt for victims
Definitions prior to August, 2016 may detect this threat as Trojan.Cryptolocker.AF
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 9, 2016 revision 070
Latest Rapid Release version January 18, 2017 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version February 17, 2016 revision 017
Latest Daily Certified version January 18, 2017 revision 022
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 17, 2016
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Writeup By: Jeet Morparia