HomesecurityBabuk Locker ransomware: The gang site is full of porn images / GIFs

Babuk Locker ransomware: The gang site is full of porn images / GIFs

At the end of June, its builder ransomware «Babuk Locker» leaked to Internet, which allowed malicious agents to use it to create their own version of the ransomware.

Babuk Locker operators have ceased operations in late April, after the attack against her police service of Washington. Experts believe that the group's decision to leave the practice of ransomware could be the result of an operational error, as it was not a good idea to threaten the US police service because of the information it manages.

The ransomware gang invaded Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, DC, encrypted his files and then demanded a ransom of $ 4 million.

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Babuk Locker ransomware - porn images GIFs
Babuk Locker ransomware: The gang site is full of porn images / GIFs

At the end of May, the Babuk Locker pilots renamed the ransomware leak site at Payload.bin and began offering other cybercrime gangs the opportunity to use it to leak data they steal from their respective victims.

The builder allows you to create custom versions of Babuk Locker ransomware that run on systems Windows, ARM-based network storage attached (NAS) devices and VMWare ESXi servers.

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Babuk Locker ransomware - porn images GIFs
Babuk Locker ransomware: The gang site is full of porn images / GIFs

Now the hacking gang appears to have been ransomware attacked, during which strangers "flooded" her forum, a ransomware forum on the dark web called RAMPwith gay porn images and GIFs. Those behind the action also demanded it 5.000.000 dollars into a Bitcoin, but the Babuk gang refused to pay the ransom.

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The analysis of the Bitcoin address used by the malicious agents to demand ransom remains "empty". According to "The Record", as a result of the attack, the operators of Babuk were forced to empty the forum them at least twice. Even if Babuk's operators did, the attackers managed to fill the gang site with porn images and GIFs.

Source of information: securityaffairs.co

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