The global Ransomware named WannaCry (WannaCryptor, WNCRY, or Wana Decryptor) has already debilitated more than 200,000 organizations in over 150 countries. Ransomware is a type of malicious software that will block access to your files unless you pay a ransom. The ransomware virus will scan the TCP port 445 Server Message Block (SMB), which is similar to the way worms spread. Then attack the host and encrypt the file stored on the host. The final purpose is to ask to pay ransom in the form of Bitcoin currency. The amount of blackmail is $300 to $600.
So what is the best way to prevent from WannaCry? The best defense is to Backup and Restore to avoid becoming a victim of ransomware. As this massive ransomware attacks on May 12, 2017, AOMEI Tech has paid a great deal of attention to it and now the specially designed backup and restore software — AOMEI Backupper Free has been released to protect system and files from WannaCry cyber attack.
With the help of AOMEI Backupper Free, you can easily back up system, files, disks, partitions on computers and laptops by creating backup image files and restore all your important data when your computers have been attacked. What is more, even if your computer has already been infected with Ransomware, you can still use AOMEI Backupper to create a system image or backup disk and partitions not only to prevent from more serious data loss caused by misoperation or a new mutation of Ransomware, but also “froze” the countdown of Ransomware. And it is suggested to create bootable media with AOMEI Backupper in advance, boot computer from the device and run off-line backup.
- Backup: System Backup, File Backup, Disk Backup, Automatic/Schedule Backup, Partition/Volume Backup, Incremental & Differential Backup
- Restore: System Restore, File Restore, Disk/Partition Restore, Selective Files Restore
- Clone: Disk Clone, Partition/Volume Clone
- Utilities: Create Bootable Rescue Media, Explore and Check Image, Export/Import and Logs
- Others: Encrypt and Compress, Email Notifications, Intelligent Backup & Split Image, Comment and Edit
AOMEI Backupper Free is a 100% free backup and restore software specially developed for WannaCry Ransomware Prevention. With the help of AOMEI Backupper Free, you can prevent from WannaCry by backing up system, files, disks, partitions, etc, in Windows 10, Windows 8.1/8, Windows 7, XP, Vista, with simply a few clicks.
File Size: 82.8MB
OS Support: Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista.
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