Now buying ransomware viruses from the dark web is becoming easy. Cyber crooks are selling the ‘Blackmail Bitcoin Ransomware’ for £6 and claimed to sold 581 times since January on the popular AlphaBay Market.
Latest Update: More than 2,00,000 Victims in 150 countries have been affected by the last week global cyber attack.
A String of codes is now listed on AlphaBay that infects the computers with the virus that encrypts and remains inaccessible until paid.
The listings claim the ransomware is ‘easy to setup’ and victims needs to contact us via Email and sometimes they are used to extort cash from firms.
If you are an “Experienced Buyer” then another advertises to offer 5 ransomware source codes for £8 each. Another popular one is present which is ‘undecryptable’ which costs several hundred pounds.
Most Advanced and customizable one – “Philadelphia Ransomware” has been sold around 70 times from September at a cost of £240.
Feedback from one buyer says, “Up and running within a couple of days! Hopefully, start getting some money in now”
You can find video tutorials on Youtube daily basis with ransomware codes on how-to guides.