Fenrir Ransomware pretends to be Adobe Acrobat Reader

This week, SonicWALL Threats research team has received reports of yet another ransomware called Fenrir. This ransomware purports to be an Adobe Reader file and appends an extension to encrypted files using the victim computer's HWID .

Fortunately, SonicWALL Gateway AntiVirus provides protection against this threat!

It also drops the following files:

%Desktop%\Ransom.