Virus & Security Alert

Vulnerability Name Severity Advisory Date
Trojan.W97M.CVE202140444.A

Threat type: Trojan

Aliases: HEUR:Exploit.MSOffice.Agent.gen (KASPERSKY)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: High

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low

Overview:

This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It takes advantage of certain vulnerabilities.

09/09/2021
Ransom.Win32.LOCKBIT.YEBGW

Threat type: Ransomware

Aliases: Ransom:Win32/Lockbit.AA!MTB (MICROSOFT); W32/Lockbit.C2F8!tr.ransom (FORTINET)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: High

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low

Overview:

This Ransomware arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It drops files as ransom note. It avoids encrypting files with the following file extensions.

16/08/2021
Ransom.MSIL.CHAOS.A

Threat type: Ransomware

Aliases: HEUR:Trojan.MSIL.Fsysna.gen (Kaspersky);

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: High

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low

Overview:

This Ransomware arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It encrypts files found in specific folders.

09/08/2021
Ransom.Win32.BLACKMATTER.THGOCBA

Threat type: Ransomware

Aliases: Trojan-Ransom.BlackMatter (IKARUS)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: High

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Medium

Overview:

This Ransomware arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It drops files as ransom note. It avoids encrypting files with the following file extensions.

04/08/2021