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Ransom.CryptXXX

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 19, 2016
Updated:
August 24, 2016 11:01:54 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Ransom.CryptXXX is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and asks the user to pay for a decryption key. It may also steal information.

Note: Definitions prior to August, 2016 may detect this threat as Trojan.Cryptolocker.AN

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 20, 2016 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 27, 2017 revision 055
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 20, 2016 revision 049
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 28, 2017 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 20, 2016
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Writeup By: Mark Anthony Balanza

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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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