has been rebranded and now has a new name, extension and screen message.
The new variant is called CryptoHitman
and its name is based off the Hitman
characters from the video game series of the same name. It is not excluded to be spread through crack executables for famous games like MM Locker
did. It would make sense as SquareEnix
also has games which are protected with Denuvo
protection and they are the publishers of the Hitman game series.
You can read more about CryptoHitman in the blog article about how to Remove CryptoHitman Ransomware