- February 16, 2016
- September 20, 2016 10:10:39 AM
- 95,744 bytes
- Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
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 October 1, 2016 revision 005
Initial Daily Certified version February 17, 2016 revision 017
Latest Daily Certified version October 1, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 17, 2016
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Writeup By: Jeet Morparia