Ransomware Research

About Crypt130


Crypt130 was first discovered in June 2022 in enterprise cloud environments. Crypt130 is found in environments with a number of different names, including Crypt130 Scareware, etc. For a full list of all names, please see below.

Name Crypt130
  • Crypt130 Scareware
First Seen June 2022

Behavior of Crypt130

Crypt130 is known to target specific file types. Below are all known file types that Crypt130 is known to infect.

In some cases, ransomware will update the modified date, when it encrypts files. Crypt130 resets the last modified date of the file it targets.

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Characteristics of Crypt130

Here are some of the unique characteristics that are helpful to know about Crypt130.


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 Crypt130 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 Crypt130.



These are the names of the executables that contain the undetonated ransomware payload for Crypt130.

Executablesc.exe, Ransomware.Crypt130, Discord Image Loger.exe

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 Crypt130.

External Pages
  • mailto:crypt130@sharklasers.com
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