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DiNZi
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Posts: 13
Registered: ‎06-11-2015
Location: GB
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Message 11 of 13

Re: IX2 ransom problem / disconnect from the internet

In case you didn't know, the patch has been released.

 

Just select your product from here http://download.lenovo.com/lenovoemc/eu/en/

 

Alternatively, on your box you should be able to click check for update and do it that way.

rnono
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Registered: ‎07-23-2019
Location: FR
Views: 164
Message 12 of 13

Re: IX2 ransom problem / disconnect from the internet

t appear that there was a big attack on Lenovo / Iomega NAS systems ::

https://www.2-spyware.com/remove-decryptiomega.html

 

https://www.enigmasoftware.com/decryptiomegaransomware-removal/

 

Another forum with some people with the same issue

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/701380/decryptiomega-nas-ransomware-your-files-are-the-saf...

 

on my side, my Ix2-200 (quite old and was not updated before the attack) have been completely erased with the same message.

My internet connection is too slow to upload the whole content so, the data has only been erased and the file system corrupted.

 

I'm trying to restore the data but seems hard...

I lost almost 10 years of personal pictures...

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Posts: 555
Registered: ‎09-21-2013
Location: DE
Views: 54
Message 13 of 13

Re: IX2 ransom problem / disconnect from the internet

Not sure whether I should step in so late after your postings.

But the mentioned ransom malware in all monitored cases cam in though a client which hade your NAS as a fixed mapped device, so beeing part of the reachable storage for that malware.

 

Solutions to overcome or prevent for the future:

- have a good antivirus software running on the clients ( in addition to the Microsoft stuff

- have your heads up when reading Mails, opening attachments or clicking links

- make sure, your client user has only the rights neccessary

- ( logically) disconnect all unused storage and connect only when necessary.....

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Supporting Customers ix2s and ix4s -- Love Networking ( not only technically ).
I am not a Lenovo Employee.
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