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Sep
30
2016

Mamba Ransomware – Encrypts Your HDD!!

A new strain of ransomware is spreading in this month called “HDDCryptor” or “DiskCryptor“. As the name suggests, it will encrypt complete drive and overwrite MBR (Master Boot Record) to show a ransom message.

The victims will find their computers booting to a screen asking for a password, which is the decryption key.

May
7
2016

Windows Trojan Logs Your Keystrokes, Takes Snapshot of Your Desktop!!

Think twice before opening any attachment received with spam emails!!
May contains malicious script to take logs of your keystrokes and screenshots of your sensitive information.

A new trojan is distributed via email spam that contains a Microsoft Excel file attachment. When opened, this file will attempt to trick users into enabling the macro feature.

Apr
27
2016

The 7ev3n-HONE$T ransomware encrypts and renames your files to R5A!!

A brand new type of the 7ev3n Ransomware has been recently discovered. This ransomware will encrypt your data and then ransom your files for approximately $400 USD in bitcoins. It is currently unknown how it is being distributed or what encryption type it uses.

After 7ev3n-HONE$T encrypts your data, it will rename your files to sequential numbers using the .R5A extension.

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