Published Sep 26, 2012|Updated Sep 15, 2017

Win32/Weelsof

Alert level: Severe Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Also detected as: No associated aliases

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This family of ransomware threats displays a localized webpage that covers your desktop and demands the payment of a fine for the supposed possession of illicit material.

Some variants of Win32/Weelsof can make lasting changes to your PC that make it difficult for you to download, install, run, or update your antivirus software.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.