Published Apr 28, 2015|Updated Sep 15, 2017

Ransom:Win32/Threatfin

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

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Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This threat shows a full-screen message preventing you from accessing your desktop. The message tells you to pay a ransom to regain access to your PC. This type of threat is called ransomware.

It can be installed by other malware, such as Backdoor:Win32/Bedep.

You can read more about this type of malware our ransomware page.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.