Encrypting ransomware is emerging as one of the most dangerous forms of malware. The combination of readily available powerful encryption, exploit kits to allow executables to run using security holes in common applications and anonymous financial transactions via Bitcoin provide an appealing business model for cybercrime.
Whilst decryption of encrypted files is sometimes possible, restoration from backup remains the only hope of avoiding ransom payments for most infected system. To make an informed decision about how to deal with an infection, a map of which files are infected is needed. Aleka has the technology to detect and map encrypted files to allow you to make the best decision on how to deal with a ransomware infection.
Read an article on ransomware here.
Look at our paper on dealing with a ransomware infection here.
Contact Aleka Consulting to help you deal with your infection.