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CryptoPrevent as an alternative for SRP via GPO on Workgroup

Discussion in 'General Security' started by openmind1188, Mar 14, 2017.

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  1. openmind1188

    openmind1188 Thread Starter

    Sep 25, 2016
    Hello All,

    Due to huge raise of ransomware virus, I want to add one more layer to computers at our office which are in Workgroup network. As we are not in Domain, I cannot apply Software Restriction Policies Blacklisting/whitelisting applications, so I am searching for easy approach and I found CryptoPrevent as a free software which does things similar to SRP.

    Does someone using it ? how's it effective ?

    Because we have 40+ workgroup computers and I don't want to mess with Local Group Policies with each pc and I feel CryptoPrevent kind of software will be easier, but for sure, it should be effective !!

    Thanks for reply !!
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    Sep 21, 2007
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