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Ransom.BTCware

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 28, 2017
Updated:
July 10, 2017 8:44:52 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Ransom.BTCware is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and demands a payment to decrypt them.

Note: Virus definitions dated June 07, 2017 or earlier detect this threat as Ransom.Beeteeceeware.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 28, 2017
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2017 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 28, 2017
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 15, 2017 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 5, 2017
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Writeup By: Ed Aboud

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