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Ransom.BadRabbit

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 24, 2017
Updated:
October 26, 2017 3:30:10 AM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Ransom.BadRabbit is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer. It then asks the user to pay to have their files decrypted.

For more information, read our blog: BadRabbit: New strain of ransomware hits Russia and Ukraine

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 24, 2017 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 26, 2017 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 24, 2017 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 26, 2017 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 25, 2017
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Benjamin Moench

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