Ransomware Research

About 64-Random-HEX


64-Random-HEX was first discovered in November 2020 in enterprise cloud environments.

Name 64-Random-HEX
First Seen November 2020

Behavior of 64-Random-HEX

64-Random-HEX is known to target specific file types. Below are all known file types that 64-Random-HEX is known to infect.

In some cases, ransomware will update the modified date, when it encrypts files. 64-Random-HEX updates the last modified date of the file it targets.

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Characteristics of 64-Random-HEX

Here are some of the unique characteristics that are helpful to know about 64-Random-HEX.


Some ransomware will change or append a suffix to the end of the file after they are encrypted, including changing the extension of a file. Here are some of the possible suffixes that 64-Random-HEX ransomware is known to change.


Ransomware Notes

Not all ransomware leaves a note. However, some ransomware leaves the infected party instructions on what the user should do to get rid of the ransomware, or satisfy the ransom. This often involves transferring money, often bitcoin or another cryptocurrency to a designated wallet.

Below are the type(s) of notes, content, and typical locations where Elastio has found ransom notes from 64-Random-HEX.



These are the names of the executables that contain the undetonated ransomware payload for 64-Random-HEX.

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