PadCrypt Ransomware- First with live support chat feature

A new ransomware was discovered by @abuse.ch and further analyzed by MalwareHunterTeam called PadCrypt that offers for the first time a live support chat feature and an uninstaller for its victims. CryptoWall was the first ransomware to provide customer support on their payment sites, but PadCrypt’s use of live chat allows victims to interact with malware developers in real time.[…]

Malwarebytes released Anti-Ransomware Beta Version

Needless to say, Windward Networks will be following this product closely as it passes through its development stages! In the event that it has been proved to be effective against Ransomwares, Windward will add Anti-Ransomware to the add-on protection products for our clients. Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware is currently being released as a free standalone product that anyone can[…]