Ransomware Research

About Flubo

Flubo

Flubo was first discovered in December 2020 in enterprise cloud environments.

Name Flubo
First Seen December 2020

Genealogy

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

Xorist » Flubo
Targeting

Behavior of Flubo

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

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

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Characteristics of Flubo

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

Suffixes

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 Flubo ransomware is known to change.

Suffixes.flubo

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 Flubo.

Typefile
File NameHOW TO DECRYPT FILES.txt
LocationEveryFolder

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 Flubo.

External Pages
  • mailto:anon_bot666@protonmail.com
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