After recently announcing the end of the operation, the administrator of Ziggy ransomware is now stating that they will also give the money back.
It appears that this is a planned move since the admin shared the “good news” a little over a week ago, but gave no details.
Shutdown followed by money-back move
Ziggy ransomware shut down in early February. In a short announcement, the administrator of the operation said that they were “sad” about what they did and that they “decided to publish all decryption keys.”
Source: Bleeping Computer