Downtime

Discussion in 'Announcements' started by Tim, May 31, 2017.

  1. Tim

    Tim Owner Administrator

    Roughly 6 hours ago, our machine became victim of a ransomware virus attack. When ransomware infects a computer, it will go through every file on the computer and encrypt it with its own special file encryption. The attacker literally holds your files for ransom and asks for money in return for your files back. In most cases, the ransom will be paid, but the files will not be returned.

    Both John and I have been searching throughout the internet for a miracle to decrypt these files. Sadly, this encryption method is new, and there are currently no known methods to decrypt it. We're working with several sources to see what our options are.

    In the meantime, the server will remain down while we further assess the situation. At this time I have no estimated time frame on when the server will be back up and running.

    As soon as I have any more information, I will update this thread.

    UPDATE 6/1/2017 8:13PM
    Just to fill everyone in, we're still going through the data, and we hope to have a conclusion tomorrow night on what data can be pulled from this machine.
     
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  2. Shark

    Shark BANNED

    i love you


    Sucks though
     
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  3. Sir Klutch

    Sir Klutch Intermediate

    Damn, someone got you guys good.
     
  4. Azure Ghosting

    Azure Ghosting Regular

    guys say bye to the server files, rsa encryption is not to be fucked with
     
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  5. BrandonPealo

    BrandonPealo Novice

  6. Sir Klutch

    Sir Klutch Intermediate

    Wonder why you guys were targeted <.<
     
  7. Lieutenent Dan

    Lieutenent Dan Prodigy

    Someone forgot to pay the bills
     
  8. Infinity.exe

    Infinity.exe Experienced

    Give em hell

    I know how much we all used to talk shit about the server and how we still talk shit about each other but this community genuinely made my life good when I needed it
     
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  9. JulianDrinks

    JulianDrinks Intermediate

    Hopefully you find the right decrypter to get the files back if not its gonna suck on your end and for the people that get to experience another money and inventory wipe + server rehaul blah blah.

    Good luck.
     
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  10. JibzZ

    JibzZ Management Management

    Oh man, this really does suck. I was Getting to really know and love the tdrp community. I'm sure there's a way you guys can get out of this. Best of luck.
     
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  11. Daniel Hershey

    Daniel Hershey Virtuoso VIP

    How did the machine get infected?
     
  12. Officer Dan

    Officer Dan Adept VIP WSB Gang Forum Mod

    RDP/SMB exploit I'm assuming.
     
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  13. Levande

    Levande 猫叉Master VIP

    TDRP v7 hype?
     
  14. Tyrone Lattarius

    Tyrone Lattarius Adept VIP NIGS Gang Forum Mod

    It was a good run guys. Ill be here if we're around still. I had a great time getting to know some people better on TS. being a Fake MA was more than i could ever have imagined. Thanks for all the memories my dudes.
     
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  15. Infinity.exe

    Infinity.exe Experienced

    being the sa all the sass/mas hated was more than i could ever have imagined too
     
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  16. Infinity.exe

    Infinity.exe Experienced

    its been a good 6 years (even though I was only here for 2)
     
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  17. Shark

    Shark BANNED

    Its not that bad guys.. :eek:
     
  18. RaptorGod

    RaptorGod Member

    runescape rp???

     
  19. Joey Harley

    Joey Harley Intermediate VIP

    is it wannacrypt? If so, I can recall Officer Dan speaking about how he knows the people who started those attacks in TS.

    Also, can you try paying the ransom? Depending on where it originated from it might legitimately release your files after it's paid. If not, this might be worth a shot. Did the server not have a backup? Can't you just do a roll-back? https://www.nomoreransom.org/
     
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  20. JulianDrinks

    JulianDrinks Intermediate

    I don't think you understand peoples money and inventory files and hours were all on it. I don't think you can just back that shit up.
     
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