This article describes the Rapid Proliferation threat and False Alert (FA) submission in OfficeScan XG Service Pack 1 (SP1) and later versions.
Since OfficeScan XG SP1, a new detection called Rapid Proliferation was added to the Predictive Machine Learning detections. Rapid Proliferation is a threat that infects a large amount of machines all over the world in a short period of time (e.g. WannaCry). Trend Micro immediately tags similar worldwide malware events as Rapid Proliferation threats.
If you believe that a Rapid Proliferation threat is detecting a legitimate file or process, please prepare the following information and forward it to Trend Micro Technical Support:
- Detected Date
- Detected File Name
- Detected File Path
- Detected File SHA1
- Product Name
- Product Version