Research report on BonziBuddy Ransomware
BonziBuddy Ransomware has been detected by the threat researchers in the second week of the November 2016. The victims of this threat has been reported that their files have been encrypted by this culprit and after once encryption has been completed then it send or display a ransom note on their desktop screen. In the initial research experts did not found the features that they found in the ransomware like HappyLocker Ransomware and Gingerbread Ransomware. The developers taken the name BonziBuddy desktop assistant which was launched in 1999 and was supported 2004.
BonziBuddy Ransomware is just a test version of the series
Security experts have doubt in their mind that it may be a test version of the encryption ransom virus that is being developed at the time of invention. The code of the BonziBuddy threat did not carry the functionality of encrypting the users files but that can be changed in the near future. As you read above, infected users were displayed a new pop-up window named "Bonzibuddy Says". The message in the box can be read as :
The developers of BonziBuddy Ransomware has lack of proper programming skills
The creators of this ransom virus may have been in a hurry to launch the threat in order to make money from the users but they did not design with proper coding. As found in the research this threat can not use encryption algorithms of AES, RSA and XOR ciphers, which are used by the other ransomware makers. It does not block the users to use some specific features similar like ScreenLocker Ransomware and MagicMinecraft Screenlocker. The best thing is to stay safe from the ransomware infection is to avoid spam emails which are the main source of the infection delivery. If you are already got infected then you should try to remove BonziBuddy Ransomware form your system immediately in order to make your PC safe from the further damages. Some of the antivirus scan this ransomware as :