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  • There's now a decryption tool for TeslaCrypt ransomware

    28.04.2015

    Here's some very good news for victims of the TeslaCrypt ransomware: Cisco researchers have created a tool for them to decrypt the files themselves and avoid paying the asked for ransom.

  • Latest trends in the ransomware business

    24.04.2015

    Cybercrooks wielding ransomware might prefer getting paid in Bitcoin, but the crypto currency is just a way to obfuscate the real destination of the payment - as soon as they can, they turn the Bitcoin into "real" money, IBM senior fraud prevention strategist Etay Maor shared in his presentation at RSA Conference 2015.

  • TeslaCrypt ransomware pushed by several exploit kits

    16.04.2015

    TeslaCrypt is one of the newest additions to the ransomware category of malware, and is being pushed out to users left and right.

  • CoinVault ransomware: Retrieve data without paying the criminals

    14.04.2015

    Victims of the CoinVault ransomware have a chance to retrieve their data without having to pay the criminals, thanks to a repository of decryption keys and a decryption application made available online by Kaspersky Lab and the National High Tech Crime Unit (NHTCU) of the Netherlands’ police.

  • TorLocker victims can decrypt most files without paying ransom

    10.04.2015

    Crypto-ransomware rarely means good news for targets, but when it comes to TorLocker malware (detected as Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Scraper by Kaspersky Lab), the victims can decrypt most of the encrypted files without parting with their hard-earned cash.




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