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Old 12-18-2016, 12:36 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Default Re: Dealing with corrupted files post- ransomware

Originally Posted by luke127 View Post
You'll definitely want to know what type of cryptovirus you had, otherwise specific decryption programs will be ineffective. Usually the HTML files that tell you how to pay the ransom are a good giveaway, and bleeping computer has a website that tells you which one you have based on its message given in the HTML file. I cannot remember it off the top of my head, but a quick google search should yield results.
This is a good place to start:
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