RagnarLocker Deploys a Virtual Machine to Hide Ransomware

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RagnarLocker ransom note (Source: Vitali Kremez) Ransomware-wielding gangs, in their ongoing pursuit of new ways to successfully shake down victims, keep innovating. Many continue to refine not just their business model but also technology, not least to try and make their malware tougher to block, and encrypted files tougher to crack.