- March 29, 2016
- July 6, 2017 8:06:08 AM
Also Known As:
- Trojan.Cryptolocker.AJ [Symantec]
Ransom.Petya is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer.
Definitions prior to August, 2016 may detect this threat as Trojan.Cryptolocker.AJ
For more information, please see the following resource:
Petya ransomware outbreak: Here’s what you need to know
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 20, 2016 revision 034
Latest Rapid Release version February 23, 2018 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version May 20, 2016 revision 049
Latest Daily Certified version January 15, 2018 revision 024
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 30, 2016
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Writeup By: Hector Navarro Martin