Posts under Ransomware tag.

CyberGhost Immunizer

CyberGhost Immunizer will help prevent ransomware attacks

Cyberghost, the makers of the very effective CyberGhost VPN software have released a new tool called CyberGhost Petya Immunizer that promises to keep your Windows computer protected from Petya ransomware. CyberGhost Immunizer To immunize your Windows computer, what you need […]

Windows 10 v1703 provides Next-Gen Ransomware protection

Microsoft has released a whitepaper which talks about how Windows 10 offers strong ransomware protection to keep your computer protected at all times. While ransomware was always an issue, it never came into highlight as much as it is after […]

Microsoft Azure Advisory to avert WannaCrypt Ransomware Threat

The intensity of the WannaCrypt ransomware attack has dissipated but fear still looms large. As such, many organizations have issued an advisory in response to this threat. They believe it will help the organizations run a secure infrastructure for their […]

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WannaCrypt or WannaCry Ransomware Decryptors are available

A French security researcher Adrien Guinet has found a way to decrypt WannaCrypt Ransomware encrypted files by retrieving the encryption key used by the WannaCrypt ransomware. But currently, this tool has only been tested on and known to work under Windows […]

WannaCrypt

What is WannaCrypt ransomware, how does it work & how to stay safe

WannaCrypt Ransomware, also known by the names WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r or Wcrypt is a ransomware which targets Windows operating systems. Discovered on 12th May 2017, WannaCrypt was used in a large Cyber-attack and has since infected more than 230,000 Windows PCs […]

WannaCrypt

WannaCrypt Patches for Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003 released

WannaCrypt also termed as WannaCry and Wcry or Wcrypt, has already caused massive damage worldwide through its NSA-powered ransomware. The ransomware has reportedly attacked businesses, hospitals, railways stations, universities and many other organizations inflicting a major devastation. WannaCrypt ransomware targets […]

Ransomware Response Playbook

Ransomware Response Playbook shows how to deal with the malware

Ransomware attacks can happen to both home users as well as corporate and enterprises. A ransomware can result in huge monetary losses if left unabated. Users’ privacy has been one of the major concerns at Microsoft and thus the company yesterday […]

MongoDB

How to secure and protect MongoDB database from Ransomware

Ransomware recently struck some unsecured MongoDB installations and held the data to ransom. Here we will see what is MongoDB and take a look at some steps you can take to secure and protect MongoDB database. To begin with, here […]

Free Ransomware protection software

RansomFree is a free Ransomware protection software for Windows PC

Cybereason RansomFree is a powerful free software that offers strong ransomware protection and prevention capabilities, to protect your Windows PC. Ransomware attacks are on the rise and it is imperative that you protect your Windows computer from this new form […]

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Ransomware protection in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Ransomware is proving to be a major challenge for computer users all over, including Microsoft when it comes to handling malware on Windows 10. In fact, the company claims that the variants of ransomware have more than doubled in the […]

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Ransomware Growth and Infection Statistics

Cyber threats have made big shifts in the recent past. Attackers have further honed their ability to target attacks and evade conventional cyber defenses. The Ransomware threat has come roaring in record volumes and new forms. At the same time, […]