Ransomware is a thorny issue for today’s Internet users and it’s spreading like wildfire.
I have friends, acquaintances and relatives who have had their data encrypted. Now they take my advice to do data backups regularly, but they wish they had listened before ransomware hit.
Although the only way to save your data after such an attack is to restore it from a backup, there are a few decryptors that you can use to get your files back and avoid paying the ransom.
However, do keep in mind that some of these decryption tools may become obsolete quite fast, as cyber criminals improve the ransomware fast and fix the vulnerabilities that allowed data decryption.
Only some ransomware types can be decrypted, but it’s worth a try. Here is the list of existing decryptors: