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Ransomware is malicious software, designed to block data access in order to extort money. As a form of malware, ransomware is most often used to in...

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Is a system image backup less susceptible to ransomeware?

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I use AOMEI to backup a handful of computers (I use a system image)  I see that the backup file ends

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Ransomware Defeated

Decrypting Cryakl 1.4.0.0 / 1.4.1.0 FAIRYTAIL Ransomware

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Feeling responsible for an unfortunate ransomware infection on my parent's network, persistence paid off as I was able to decrypt a strain of ransomware that was not previously (or at least publicly) cracked. I hope this helps others out there affected by the same strain. CL 1.4.0.0 Fairytail
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Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...  …

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Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...

Ransomware in general is something none of us …
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DIY an immutable backup solution that's immune from ransomwares/malwares

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Dell, adapting from a former EMC backup product,

came up with an 'immutable backup' which was

touted

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How do I block port 445 on a Windows Server 2008R2 web server?

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Hello... I am using a Windows Server 2008R2 as a web server. We were contacted by our security

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How to log a user onto a Windows 2019 Server remotely

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I have a situation where people have been able to connect to their network remotely.  The network is

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SAML - what does the Service provider store on their system

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Hi - we have Azure (identity provider)   a third part app using SAML


What does the third party

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Need a recommendation on a MSP virus package

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   I am a managed service provider. Looking for a virus package that I can manage all my customer's

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End Point protection - Feedback/Experience/Recommendations

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Hi all

I had done a bit of testing in evaluations of different EPP a few months ago. I was impressed …
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Acronis CyberCloud Windows error: 0x80041002

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We have a client using Acronis CyberCloud for cloud backup.  The daily backup is failing with the

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Microsoft release Security Patches for Windows XP and …

Microsoft release Security Patches for Windows XP and Windows 2003, against the SMBv1 Security …
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LIVE updates on the recent ransomware attack from our CISO, …

LIVE updates on the recent ransomware attack from our CISO, Director of Security, and Chief …
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Have you been following the ransomware attack against …

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Have you been following the ransomware attack against Atlanta? They were threatened with a bitcoin …
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Ransomware Prevention for Business

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Hi all.  Just wanted to reach out and see what people are doing out there to prevent ransomware from…
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Clean up WMI in Windows 10

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   Some programs, like Webroot, don't clean themselves up very good when you uninstall them. In this

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Prevent or detect file extension renames in AD

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Hello everyone,

I have been doing a lot of research on Ransomware and have been implementing a lot of

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WannaCry... I really wanna cry... this whole thing is …

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WannaCry... I really wanna cry... this whole thing is insane. No, I've not been infected... nor have…
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Given the global WannaCry crisis that's been developing over…

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Given the global WannaCry crisis that's been developing over the last few days, this morning Experts…

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