As any good marketer knows announcing a new product with an effective ad campaign is always a great way to drum up interest.
Which is exactly what the actors behind Buran ransomware did when they rolled it out on a well-known dark web forum as a ransomware as a service (RaaS) offering earlier this year, according to McAfee researchers Alexandre Mundo and Marc Rivero Lopez who took a deep dive into the malware.
The ad as it appeared on the dark web:
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