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RAA, a new Ransomware variant using only JavaScript

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab, Security Knowledge [Jun, 15, 2016]

RAA, a new Ransomware variant using only JavaScript

While JavaScript ransomware is not a new threat, the Emsisoft team recently encountered a new ransomware variant known as RAA. Known to encrypt personal files it also goes one step further by dropping Pony malware, a known stealer of private data.

A typical Skype scam attempt by a spam bot

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab, Security Knowledge [Mar, 8, 2016]

A typical Skype scam attempt by a spam bot

A scam-chatbot approached our CEO via Skype and revealed some interesting facts how their business works.

Strong indications that ransomware devs don’t like Emsisoft

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Dec, 29, 2015]

Strong indications that ransomware devs don’t like Emsisoft

A variant of the Radamant ransomware uses the domain name “emisoftsucked” and strings such as emisoft f**kedbastardsihateyou in the code. You have to see this!