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Breaking Bad Ransomware Encrypts Files, Demands up to a $1,000 Ransom


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#1 White Hat Mike

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Posted 11 May 2015 - 09:02 AM

http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2015-05-11/new-computer-ransomware-encrypts-files-asks-for-up-to-1000/6461606


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Posted 17 May 2015 - 07:18 AM

Haha :D

Not sure that's a good "business" technique though. Won't people think it's all joke, that everything is OK, and not pay for the ransom?

 

http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/breaking-bad-themed-los-pollos-hermanos-crypto-ransomware-found-wild

The threat also opens another YouTube video in the background. This video is a song used in a fictional radio station in the game Grand Theft Auto V, which some fans believe is a shout-out to Breaking Bad.

I wonder if it's this one:

 

edit: oh, apparently not


Edited by ransomwolf, 17 May 2015 - 07:36 AM.


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Posted 17 May 2015 - 07:30 AM

Related BC News topic...El-Polocker ransomware
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