Ransomware Research

About BancoCrypt HT

BancoCrypt HT

BancoCrypt HT was first discovered in November 2017 in enterprise cloud environments.

Name BancoCrypt HT
First Seen November 2017


To better understand BancoCrypt HT, we can trace it’s origins. Below is a snapshot of BancoCrypt HT’s genealogy.

HiddenTear » BancoCrypt HT

Behavior of BancoCrypt HT

BancoCrypt HT is known to target specific file types. Below are all known file types that BancoCrypt HT is known to infect.

In some cases, ransomware will update the modified date, when it encrypts files. BancoCrypt HT updates the last modified date of the file it targets.

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Characteristics of BancoCrypt HT

Here are some of the unique characteristics that are helpful to know about BancoCrypt HT.


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 BancoCrypt HT 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 BancoCrypt HT.

File NameLeeme_Nota_de_Rescate.txt


These are the names of the executables that contain the undetonated ransomware payload for BancoCrypt HT.

Executableshidden-tear.exe, 1002-049ee579b1a1a28b4231a7335760dfed91437076, Banco.jgp

External Pages

Ransomware often links to external pages such as payment pages, telegram contacts, etc. Below are some of the URLs Elastio has found to be associated with BancoCrypt HT.

External Pages
  • mailto:jhash.bancaenlinea@zoho.com
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