거의 일년의 절반 GandCrab 악성 코드의 출시 후, 그 운영은 사업을 폐쇄하기로 결정하고 프로그램을 확산 중지 자신의 파트너를 지시.GandCrab arrived in the cybercriminal world on January 28, 2018. This ransomware replaced such infamous cryptographers as TeslaCrypt, CryptoWall 과 Spora, 지배적의 하나가되었다, if not the most dominant, ransom software.
하나, 지난 몇 개월 동안, the number of GandCrab infections has begun to decrease, and recently, on the cybercriminal forum Exploit.in, malware operators published a notification about the termination of their business.
According to the report, the malware brought its operators about $2 십억 (an average of $ 2.5 million per week). Net profit amounted to $150 백만, which were withdrawn and invested in legal companies.
In this regard, further sales of GandCrab cease, and partners must stop its distribution within 20 일. 1 개월 이내, the topic dedicated to the malware will also be deleted from Exploit.in.
“We are leaving for a well-deserved retirement, we have proved that by doing evil deeds, retribution does not come.”, — said GandCrab operators.
다른 것들 사이, GandCrab operators warned their victims about the need to pay ransom immediately, because soon all the encryption keys will be deleted and files cannot be recovered.