June 23, 2021

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Evil by a Different Name: Crime Gang Rebrands Ransomware

WastedLocker Ransomware From Evil Corp Disguised as PayloadBin to Avoid Sanctions
If you’re a Russian cybercrime gang feeling the heat after being sanctioned by the U.S. government, why not rebrand? So goes an apparent move by Evil Corp to disguise its WastedLocker ransomware as rival gang Babuk’s PayloadBin, so any ransom payers won’t think they’re violating U.S. sanctions.