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Trojan.Ransomcrypt.AF

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 26, 2016
Updated:
March 29, 2016 7:42:50 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Ransomcrypt.AF is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and asks the user to pay in order to decrypt them.

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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 20, 2016 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 20, 2016 revision 049
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Jeet Morparia

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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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