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Ransom.GlobeImposter

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 25, 2017
Updated:
May 26, 2017 1:23:02 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
216,840 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
Ransom.GlobeImposter is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and demands a payment to decrypt them.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 25, 2017 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2017 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 25, 2017 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 8, 2017 revision 021
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 31, 2017
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Writeup By: Benjamin Moench

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