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Flaw in 'Sloppy' LockCrypt ransomware enables some victims to escape

Malwarebytes researchers discovered a weakness in the LockCrypt ransomware which enabled them to recover victim's files.

Variant of Power Worm locks away data of victims indefinitely

Security experts say that coding errors in a malicious program that encrypts data means that anyone hit by the Power Worm virus won't be able to recover their files.