Tag: ransomware

Decryptor for Dharma Ransomware now available

  Dharma Ransomware now officially has decryptor keys. Kaspersky RakhniDecryptor v 1.17.17.0 & ESET Crysis Decryptor v 2.0.3.0 have been updated to decrypt Dharma ransomware encrypted files and remove the malware. Kaspersky has tested and legitimized the master decryptor keys that were leaked online on some …

Avast announces a new free decryption tool for CryptoMix ransomware

  Avast, the popular antivirus provider, today announced the rollout of their latest free ransomware decryptor tool for the ransomware strain, CryptoMix. CryptoMix is a rather infamous ransomware with multiple aliases, including CryptFile2, Zeta, or the most recent alias CryptoShield. Decryption tool for CryptoMix ransomware First …

Popcorn Time ransomware wants you to hack your friends

  Ransomware offers decryption tool if you phish others Hackers are using a new tactic to spread ransomware by getting victims to do the dirty work of infection themselves. Criminals behind a ransomware variant known as “Popcorn Time” (which is completely unrelated to a video streaming …

Malware writer renames Ransomware after a security researcher

  In an attempt to ruin the reputation of Fabian Wosar – the man who bears the reputation as a Ransomware decrypter, Apocalypse malware writers have renamed their ransomware after this Emsisoft security researcher as Fabiansomware. Malware writer renames its Ransomware as Fabiansomware Cybercrime has been …

Pokémon GO for Windows ransomware uncovered

  The hack uses AES encryption to lock the files and will then demand the payment Malware researcher Michael Gillespie has uncovered a ransomware attack that's disguised as a Pokémon GO app for Windows. The Hidden-Tear ransomware, which appears to target Arabic-speaking users, encrypts files from …

Kaspersky Anti-Ransomware Tool for Business

Kaspersky Anti-Ransomware Tool for Business is a free security product by Kaspersky to block ransomware on Windows machines. Designed for businesses who don't run other Kaspersky software, it is available for anyone as a free download on the official site. Please note that you need to …