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wannacry password

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#1 jettset


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Posted 26 June 2017 - 07:30 PM

Hi . Where can I find password, to unpack files from sample of wannacry

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Posted 28 June 2017 - 04:47 PM

If these tools do now work (the infected machine was rebooted or the OS was reinstalled), there is no other known way to decrypt files encrypted by WannaCry Ransomware without paying the ransom. If possible, your best option is to restore from backups.


There is a flaw in the ransomware in regards to how it deletes shadow volume copies. It requires a user to click Yes at the UAC prompt, and if they clicked No, then the shadow volumes will still be there and available to restore from.

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...the C2 for WannaCry is down, there's a very good chance you never get your files back from the attackers now. You can only try data recovery tools/file undeletion tools, but those are not certain to work.

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There is an ongoing discussion in this topic where victims can post comments, ask questions and seek further assistance. Other victims have been directed there to share information, experiences and suggestions.

Rather than have everyone with individual topics, it would be best (and more manageable for staff) if you posted any more questions, comments or requests for assistance in the above support topic discussion...it includes experiences by experts, a variety of IT consultants, end users and company reps who have been affected by ransomware infections. To avoid unnecessary confusion, this topic is closed.

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