Ransomware Research

About 7ev3n-HONE$T


7ev3n-HONE$T was first discovered in April 2016 in enterprise cloud environments.

Name 7ev3n-HONE$T
First Seen April 2016


To better understand 7ev3n-HONE$T, we can trace it’s origins. Below is a snapshot of 7ev3n-HONE$T’s genealogy.

7ev3n » 7ev3n-HONE$T

Behavior of 7ev3n-HONE$T

7ev3n-HONE$T is known to target specific file types. Below are all known file types that 7ev3n-HONE$T is known to infect.

In some cases, ransomware will update the modified date, when it encrypts files. 7ev3n-HONE$T unknown the last modified date of the file it targets.

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Characteristics of 7ev3n-HONE$T

Here are some of the unique characteristics that are helpful to know about 7ev3n-HONE$T.


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 7ev3n-HONE$T 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 7ev3n-HONE$T.

File NameFILES_BACK.txt
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