Home Malware Programs Trojans Trojan:Win32/Reveton.T!lnk


Posted: August 1, 2013

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs: 60
First Seen: August 1, 2013
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Trojan:Win32/Reveton.T!lnk is a Trojan that spreads as a shortcut file used by members of the Trojan:Win32/Reveton family of ransomware to make sure they load every time a PC user starts a victimized computer. Trojan:Win32/Reveton.T!lnk affects computer users from specific countries. Trojan:Win32/Reveton.T!lnk locks the infected computer and displays a localized image/ webpage that covers the desktop and demands a ransom to be paid to restore access to the PC. Trojan:Win32/Reveton.T!lnk blames victims for the imaginary possession of illegal material and execution of other cybercrime activities.