Bitdefender Ransomware Recognition Tool is a new useful product that Bitdefender has released. It can show you the possible family name of the ransomware which has locked our files. Ransomware are quite a common threat to data or I must say important data on your computer. And if you end up having a ransomware attack on your server, then it time to identify which ransomware is responsible for that. That’s why the AV company has now released Bitdefender Ransomware Recognition Tool. You just have to specify the locked file on your PC and then this tool will scan that file tell you which ransomware has locked it. Also, you can specify the path to then ransom note file which can be an HTML, TXT or any other.
This tool first scans the victim file or ransom note and then gives you the list of ransomware which may have locked your files. In addition to that, it gives each ransomware a possible score. So, depending on the score, you can realize which ransomware has actually locked down your important file on your computer. Later on, you can use some ransomware decryption tools to get your files back. However, there is no guarantee that you will get your files back as the ransomware which has locked our files sis till a new one and there is no kill switch or any other remedy to defeat it.
Bitdefender Ransomware Recognition Tool Usage Guide:
Bitdefender Ransomware Recognition Tool is stand-alone software that you don’t even have to install. It works like a portable software and you just have to input the victim file path or path to the ransom note. After that, it will scan that file and it requires an active internet connection for that.
After it scans the file, it will show you the result. However, I would like to remind you that this tool can only identify a particular threat. It won’t recover your files nor it will repair them. After getting the scan results, you will have to look for the solution by yourself.
You have seen above that how this tool can help you identify a ransomware. Since data is important, then you can opt for a smart move by moving your data to cloud storage services or by keeping your data on an encrypted drive.
Bitdefender Ransomware Recognition Tool is a nice tool in case you have some victim files on your PC and you want to know which family of ransomware has locked it. The tool is useful and very good one too. And I like that the for free you can easily identify a ransomware in a few clicks.