RaaS (Ransomware-as-a-Service)

Definition: RaaS (Ransomware-as-a-Service)

RaaS is a subscription business model used by malicious groups- that allows malicious users (affiliates) to use ransomware tools to execute attacks. It is a ready-to-use kit for subscribers who pay to be affiliated with the program. This kit allows easy access to ransomware for those with little or no programming expertise.