Open-source projects categorized as Ransomware Edit details

Top 23 Ransomware Open-Source Projects

  • hosts

    🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

    Project mention: Ask HN: How to block Instagram via Router (OpenDNS) | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-09-28
  • block

    Let's make an annoyance free, better open internet, altogether!

    Project mention: The Definitive Computing Guide (Linux/Windows) | reddit.com/r/privatelife | 2022-09-29

    Energized HOSTS (https://github.com/EnergizedProtection/block)

  • talent.io

    Download talent.io’s Tech Salary Report. Median salaries, most in-demand technologies, state of the remote work... all you need to know your worth on the market by tech recruitment platform talent.io

  • malware-samples

    A collection of malware samples caught by several honeypots i manage

    Project mention: TIL that in 2019, a Windows XP computer infected with six types of malware was sold at an art auction for 1.3 million dollars. | reddit.com/r/todayilearned | 2022-04-20

    Because it's so hard to get samples of famous widespread malware. https://github.com/fabrimagic72/malware-samples/tree/master/Ransomware/Wannacry

  • hblock

    Improve your security and privacy by blocking ads, tracking and malware domains.

    Project mention: Any ad blockers for Safari that actually work? | reddit.com/r/MacOS | 2022-09-07

    Info: https://github.com/hectorm/hblock

  • Ultimate.Hosts.Blacklist

    The Ultimate Unified Hosts file for protecting your network, computer, smartphones and Wi-Fi devices against millions of bad web sites. Protect your children and family from gaining access to bad web sites and protect your devices and pc from being infected with Malware or Ransomware.

    Project mention: Made portable DNS sinkhole image | reddit.com/r/docker | 2022-09-29

    Downloads and stores hosts blacklist as a part of the environment

  • blackweb

    Domains Blocklist for Squid-Cache

    Project mention: Does anyone know any free database for URL categorisation? | reddit.com/r/AskNetsec | 2022-07-19

    I am aware of this https://github.com/maravento/blackweb which for now is one of the best out there, that I am aware of. It’s meant for squid cache, however the owner of the repo provides a txt file.

  • PSRansom

    PowerShell Ransomware Simulator with C2 Server

    Project mention: PSRansom: Simulador de ransomware PowerShell con C2 Server ❇️ | reddit.com/r/u_esgeeks | 2022-06-01
  • Scout APM

    Truly a developer’s best friend. Scout APM is great for developers who want to find and fix performance issues in their applications. With Scout, we'll take care of the bugs so you can focus on building great things 🚀.

  • rensenware-cut

    cut version of rensenware

    Project mention: Handy Windows 11 debloat tool turns out to be Trojan | reddit.com/r/Windows11 | 2022-04-15

    Here's an example of a program on github that intentionally harms your system: https://github.com/0x00000FF/rensenware-cut

  • The-Big-List-of-Hacked-Malware-Web-Sites

    This repository contains a list of all web sites I come across that are either hacked with or purposefully hosting malware, ransomware, viruses or trojans.

    Project mention: Ad block test - what score do you get? | reddit.com/r/Adguard | 2022-03-25

    The Big List of Hacked Malware Web Sites

  • ransomwatch

    a ransomware-group observatory 🧅👹 (by joshhighet)

    Project mention: onion-routing ransomware blog indexer & aggregator | reddit.com/r/SecOpsDaily | 2022-05-16
  • access-manager

    Access Manager provides web-based access to local admin (LAPS) passwords, BitLocker recovery keys, and just-in-time administrative access to Windows computers in a modern, secure, and user-friendly way.

    Project mention: Users needing local admin rights | reddit.com/r/sysadmin | 2022-06-15
  • RanSim

    Ransomware simulation script written in PowerShell. Useful for testing your defenses and backups against real ransomware-like activity in a controlled setting.

    Project mention: GitHub - lawndoc/RanSim: Ransomware simulation script written in PowerShell. Useful for testing defenses and backup in a controlled setting. The same script and key is used for decryption. | reddit.com/r/u_CyberGh00st | 2022-07-21
  • Cryptonite

    A ransomware created for Windows OS. It is easy to test in a safe environment before deploying it to the victims. Developed using Python (by CYBERDEVILZ)

    Project mention: Cryptonite: #PoC ransomware creado para el sistema operativo Win* 🤨 | reddit.com/r/u_esgeeks | 2022-02-22
  • Ransomware-Reports

    This repo is a collection of Ransomware reports from vendors, researchers, etc.

  • php-ransomware

    PHP ransomware that encrypts your files, as well as file and directory names.

  • Jasmin-Ransomware

    Jasmin Ransomware is an advanced red team tool (WannaCry Clone) used for simulating real ransomware attacks. Jasmin helps security researchers to overcome the risk of external attacks.

    Project mention: Encrypt / Decrypt files / folders to simulate ransomware | reddit.com/r/PowerShell | 2021-11-18

    If you're looking for an actual ransomware tool: https://github.com/codesiddhant/Jasmin-Ransomware

  • Pandora

    Pandora is an simple undetectable open-source virus composed of agents, servers and masters. Can be used under Windows & Linux. (by thisisnzed)

    Project mention: Having problems with compilation of a project | reddit.com/r/github | 2022-03-29

    Oh ya sorry here https://github.com/thisisnzed/Pandora

  • teardrop

    Open-Source Ransomware Project for learning purpose only written in C# (csharp). Dont use it for bad things.

  • CashCatRansomwareSimulator

    A simple windows ransomware simulator that will rename .TXT files a ransomware extension to simulate ransomware behavior for testing various monitoring tools

    Project mention: Encrypt / Decrypt files / folders to simulate ransomware | reddit.com/r/PowerShell | 2021-11-18

    If you're looking for a simulation that doesn't include encryption: https://github.com/leeberg/CashCatRansomwareSimulator

  • Project mention: DarkSide & BlackMatter Config Extractor | reddit.com/r/blueteamsec | 2021-10-30
  • pDNSf-Hosts-collection

    My personalized Hosts file collection of various sources, cleaned and optimized specially for pDNSf

  • bstry

    Nimlang "Ransomware" Malware For Linux

  • Encrypt-Delete-Test

    Really can protect from ransomware encryption?

    Project mention: How to protect from ransomware attack loop? | reddit.com/r/netsecstudents | 2022-05-04

    I have some new perspectives on Ransomware defense, you are welcome to check out from my blog, https://github.com/eddiechu/Encrypt-Delete-Test

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-09-29.

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What are some of the best open-source Ransomware projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 hosts 21,530
2 block 2,235
3 malware-samples 1,215
4 hblock 1,056
5 Ultimate.Hosts.Blacklist 906
6 blackweb 260
7 PSRansom 205
8 rensenware-cut 205
9 The-Big-List-of-Hacked-Malware-Web-Sites 192
10 ransomwatch 187
11 access-manager 176
12 RanSim 114
13 Cryptonite 108
14 Ransomware-Reports 91
15 php-ransomware 89
16 Jasmin-Ransomware 84
17 Pandora 67
18 teardrop 48
19 CashCatRansomwareSimulator 36
20 DarkSide-Config-Extract 30
21 pDNSf-Hosts-collection 18
22 bstry 16
23 Encrypt-Delete-Test 14
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