Decrypter Available for ODCODC Ransomware
Security Update : Another one bites the dust, and this time, it’s the ransomware variant called ODCODC, for which security researcher BloodyDolly has created a decrypter to help users recover their files for free, without paying the ransom.
ODCODC is a ransomware family that was first seen at the end of May and had a limited distribution, with a much smaller impact when compared to ransomware threats such as CryptXXX, Cerber, or Locky.
Nevertheless, users were infected, and after two months of tinkering and looking at ODCODC’s codebase, researchers created a decrypter that managed to go around ODCODC’s RSA-2048 encryption and recover the victims’ files.
Affected users can download the decrypter from Bleeping Computer’s forum. Usage instructions are provided with the downloa… (read more)