On Monday, reporters announced that the threat actor behind AstraLocker ransomware is shutting down operations. They released decryptors for multiple campaigns and stated that they were done with ransomware and switching to cryptojacking. Researchers validated that at least one decryptor worked for a system encrypted by a recent campaign. The decryptors have been uploaded to VirusTotal’s malware analysis platform, bazaar.abuse.ch, and the software company Emsisoft is working on a universal solution for AstraLocker.
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