1. Joined : Apr 2015
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       05 Apr 2016 #1

    BitDefender Releases Combo Crypto-Ransomware Vaccine


    Bitdefender anti-malware researchers have released a new vaccine tool which can protect against known and possible future versions of the CTB-Locker, Locky and TeslaCrypt crypto ransomware families by exploiting flaws in their spreading methods.

    “The new tool is an outgrowth of the Cryptowall vaccine program, in a way.” Chief Security Strategist Catalin Cosoi explained. “We had been looking at ways to prevent this ransomware from encrypting files even on computers that were not protected by Bitdefender antivirus and we realized we could extend the idea.”


    Read more & download here:

    Combination Crypto-Ransomware Vaccine Released | Bitdefender Labs
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Home x64
       06 Apr 2016 #2

    Thanks for the heads up. It will surely come in handy.
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  3. Joined : Apr 2015
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    W10Prox64
       06 Apr 2016 #3

    eLPuSHeR said: View Post
    Thanks for the heads up. It will surely come in handy.
    You're welcome. This ransomware stuff has gotten entirely out of hand!
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Home x64
       07 Apr 2016 #4

    Indeed. Sad but true.
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