The AutoTRON virus is a newly discovered threat that uses the built-in ransomware engine to rename target sensitive files with the .tron extension. Our in-depth removal guide shows how victims can recover the data and remove the threat from their computers.
AutoTRON Virus – Distribution Ways
The AutoTRON virus is being distributed against users worldwide. At the moment thers is no information about the criminal or group behind the attacks. It is speculated that beginner users are behind the attack as it is a customized strain of another recent virus.
The number of captured strains is very low which is a clear indicator that the attacks are very small in volume or that the campaign has no started. This leads us to believe that the operators will likely use the most popular tactics. A main virus delivery metod is the use of spam email messages. They use social engineering tricks in order to coerce the targets into interacting with the dangerous element. The malware files can be either attached directly to the messages or hyperlinked in the body (Read more...)
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