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Locker ransomware hides until midnight on May 25th and then encrypts your data

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#76 Grinler


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Posted 29 May 2015 - 10:39 AM

CryptoLocker was only able to be decrypted because they seized the command and control servers. If this happens with Locker, then yes it may be possible.

That is why i suggest everyone save their C:\ProgramData\rkcl folder as it contains data files that has info that may be needed to decrypt your files.

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 03:37 PM

Need some help.  checking firewall exemptions and theres 1 I don't understand.   


dhowsdrosstrois    port number 58589 TCP      open     


Any help or instructions appreciated

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Posted 02 June 2015 - 04:56 PM

Yeah so mine literally just decrypted all the files and uninstalled its self. I never put in the code so yeah. :D It told me to have a nice day.

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Posted 04 June 2015 - 12:29 PM

How to delete rkcl.exe ? Will my old photos and word documents work after i delete rkcl folder ? :(((( 

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