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      Kirsty
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      Smash GandCrab: Free tools released to decrypt files scrambled by notorious ransomware
      Bitdefender teams up with FBI, cops to rescue Windows PC documents

      By Shaun Nichols | 18 Jun 2019

       
      Victims of the latest incarnations of the GandCrab ransomware now have a way to reclaim their files without paying a penny to extortionists, thanks to the release of a decryption tool.

      The decryption tools, available for free from the No More Ransom Project, is able to unlock files that had been encrypted by the latest version, 5.2, of the notorious Windows ransomware.

      The hope is that, with victims now given the ability to decrypt encrypted files on their own, fewer people will pay the ransom and GandCrab’s masterminds will have less incentive to continue the operation.

       
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