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French researchers find last-ditch cure to unlock WannaCry files

20 May 2017, 01:51 | Marlene Myers

French researchers find last-ditch cure to unlock WannaCry files

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It looks an bad lot like this refusal to accept a free operating system cost folks more in the long run, although to be fair it looks like a lot of these victims were also running unlicensed software, part of the reason Russian Federation took it so hard on the chin. Since more recent versions of Windows aren't vulnerable to WannaCry, it makes sense that most of the infections would hit computers running 7.

I got to finish the full decryption process, but I confirm that, in this case, the private key can recovered on an XP system #wannacry! Extract the.zip file to a folder on your desktop.

But the longer a computer runs after encryption, the greater the chances that the WannaCry random prime numbers may be overwritten in memory.

The tool doesn't work for all machines, but it has been tested and shown to be successful on Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 operating systems.

If the tool can't find WannaCry, it may be possible to manually identify the offending process by opening the Task Manager.

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The aptly-named "WannaKey" tool is available for free here but only functions on computers running the Windows XP operating system.

As security researcher Kevin Beaumont pointed out, the NSA's Eternal Blue exploit that WannaCry attackers used to spread the ransomware once inside a network can not be used to infect Windows XP machines on that network. The developer of the tool says that, in order for it to work, you should not have restarted your PC after infection and some part of the memory should not have "been reallocated and erased".

Comae Technologies founder and CEO Matt Suiche has also provided a series of blogs and demonstrations on how to use WanaKiwi to decrypt your files.

However, Wanakiwi will not always work, for reasons explained below. Wanakiwi provides additional improvements over Wannakey, including a point-and-click interface and the ability to generate the full decryption key without the need for other tools. And if a computer is rebooted, the memory wipes and the keys are lost. But the tool does provide some hope for those who may still be plagued by ransomware.



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