Tag Archives: Ransomware

Cypher – Pythonic ransomware proof of concept

Cypher is a proof of concept ransomware which implements the PyCrpto module and uses gmail as a simple command and control server.

KillDisk Ransomware Targeting Linux

KillDisk is the name of several malwares that target different operating systems and by infecting users it will wipe or encrypt the HD content

AVG Released Bart Ransomware Decryptor

Security Software Company AVG released a new free utility to recover files encrypted with Bart ransomware, Bart is a new malware that was initially discovered on June, this was sent using spam messages by Necurs botnet.

Cerber Ransomware Used to Attack Office 365 Users

icrosoft Office 365 users were targeted by a massive malicious attack. Cybercriminals used a RansomWare virus called Cerber that was distributed over emails and encrypted users’ files.

CoinVault another ransomware variant

Ransomware a malicious program which infects your equipment and provides cybercriminals the ability to remotely lock your PC and encrypt your files, control all information stored on users machine. it will also display a pop-up window to instruct how to pay

“Payroll Received by Intuit” A spam that brings Cryptowall to Your System

New spamming message have been spotted by Dynamo’s Blog that attach Cryptowall malware. the virus is a Trojan horse that infect windows operating system and uses RSA2048 encryption to encrypt victims data. this to prevent users from opening their files and

CTB-Locker (Critroni) on the rise and using TOR

Attackers are implementing new strategies to exploit new vulnerabilities and increase their bot network.  Critroni is a new malicious program that have been sold in the underground forum. this kind of malware uses Tor network for the command and control