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No More Ransomware: How One Website is Stopping the Crypto-Locking Crooks in Their Tracks

Posted By Sara E. Rust-Martin, Monday, July 31, 2017

 

No More Ransomware: How One Website is Stopping the Crypto-Locking Crooks in Their Tracks

It is about time the good guys caught up to the bad ones - or they are working on it. The site described in this article collects ransomware decryption tools and then allows the user to upload an encrypted file which it will then diagnose. Yes, that is correct, it offers the appropriate diagnosis as to which ransonware encrypted it and offers a tool to decrypt it, if one exists and/or is available.  This site could be extremely helpful to someone caught in in a ransomware attack or for someone who wants to become more savvy and educated about cybersecurity.

Really, that should be all of us because if it hasn't affected us yet, it likely will.

To read the full article, cut and paste the below link into your browser:

http://www.zdnet.com/article/no-more-ransomware-how-one-website-is-stopping-the-crypto-locking-crooks-in-their-tracks/

 

 

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