SCARS|RSN™ CYBERCRIME NEWS: Europol Releases New Ransomware Tool

No More Ransom To The Rescue: New Decryption Tool Released For Latest Version Of Gandcrab Ransomware

Free decryption tool could save victims millions in ransomware payments

The wait for the victims of GandCrab is over: a new decryption tool has been released today for free on the No More Ransom depository for the latest strand of GandCrab, one of the world’s most prolific ransomware to date.

This tool was developed by the Romanian Police in close collaboration with the internet security company Bitdefender and Europol, together with the support of law enforcement authorities from Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, UK, Canada and US FBI.

In addition to versions 1, 4 and early versions of 5, the new tool resolves infections with version 5.0.4 through 5.1 – the latest version developed by the cybercriminals.

NOTE: SCARS is a Europol affiliate.

 

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TAGS:  Malware, Ransomeware, Europol, SCARS, Affiliate, Cybersecurity, Cybercrime, Virus, Online Extortion,

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