Ransomware: A free tool can decrypt this malware variant that puts a ransom note on your desktop wallpaper

From zdnet.com

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A security company has released a decryption tool for a new ransomware variant which places its ransom demand over the PC’s desktop wallpaper.

Emsisoft, which has build the decryption tool, said that the Hakbit ransomware has hit home users and businesses in the US and Europe, demanding $300 in bitcoin from victims, while warning them how many files they stand to lose.

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