“Ransomware is a type of malicious software from cryptovirology that threatens to publish the victim’s data or perpetually block access to it unless a ransom is paid”: Wikipedia
Ransomeware is increasing day by day. Starting from around 2012 the use of ransomware threat is growing rapidly. Due to it’s increasing threat, various companies are building tools and utilities to prevent you being a victim of ransomware.
Let’s look into our list of 7 best anti ransomware tools in 2017.
Bitdefender is popular name among users as it is a company behind famous antivirus Bitdefender. Its ransomware protection in Bitdefender allows you to protect your folders from possible ransomware threat. Meanwhile, it also provides Free anti ransomware tool which can protect you from ransomware like WannaCry, TeslaCrypt, Locky, Petya, and others.
kaspersky also provides protection to ransomware. You can get it from the official website of the Kaspersky. It also let you know about the websites and links where you might get infected to ransomware to make your internet browsing experience even better.
Avast provides multiple ransomware decryptors or tools for removing ransomware and helps to decrypt your files. Avast 2017 specilaize in providing anti ransomware tools.
No doubt, McAfee is one of the most renowned anti ransomware tool in the business. McAfee Ransomware Interceptor (MRI) is a tool which let you to detect early threat from the malware and notify the users.
Another popular name in the anti-virus business is Trend Micro Security. Due to excessive demand of the anti-ransomware tools ,it has integrated the ransomware detection tools in it’s latest edition of the software. It helps to your protect yout folder by providing extra security layer with it’s Folder Field feature.