Ransomware Research

About BlueEagle


BlueEagle was first discovered in December 2020 in enterprise cloud environments. BlueEagle is found in environments with a number of different names, including Saher Blue Eagle, etc. For a full list of all names, please see below.

Name BlueEagle
  • Saher Blue Eagle
First Seen December 2020

Behavior of BlueEagle

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

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

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Characteristics of BlueEagle

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


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 BlueEagle ransomware is known to change.

Suffixes..MaxSteel.Saher Blue Eagle

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 BlueEagle.



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

ExecutablesBlueEagle Ransomware.exe, Saher_Blue_Eagle_Ransomware.exe, ransome.exe
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