SynAck ransomware group releases decryption keys, but new strain in the works

The SynAck ransomware group, which recently changed its name to El_Cometa, has released the master decryption keys to its ransomware that was used to infect victims from 2017 to early 2021.

In a new exclusive report from The Record, the news outlet has reported that the keys have now been verified as authentic by creator of the ID Ransomware service and malware analyst at Emsisoft, Micheal Gillespie. Gillespie confirmed the authenticity of the master decryption keys by using them to decrypt files from previous SynAct attacks.

Previous Article
Next Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *