Published Jul 06, 2012|Updated Jul 13, 2017

Ransom:Win32/Reveton.F

Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Also detected as: No associated aliases

Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat.

Ransom:Win32/Reveton.F is a member of the Reveton family of ransomware programs that targets users from certain countries. The threat locks your PC and displays a localized webpage that covers your desktop, and demands the payment of a fine for the supposed possession of illicit material.

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