Description published Nov 27, 2012|Description updated Jul 13, 2017

Ransom:Win32/Lyposit.B

Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Also detected as: No associated aliases

This ransomware prevents you from accessing your computer. It covers your entire desktop with an image pretending to be from your local authorities, asking you to pay a fine to regain access. The image covering the desktop is downloaded from a certain website.