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Ransom.HC7

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 20, 2017
Updated:
December 21, 2017 2:24:51 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Ransom.HC7 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 December 20, 2017 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 20, 2017 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2017 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 21, 2017 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 27, 2017
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Writeup By: John Stackpole

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