Ransomware Protection
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Free, battle-tested
defense against ransomware

Blocks attacks

Stop both known and never-before-seen ransomware

Recovers files

Access local cache to restore damaged data easily

Backup to the Cloud

Update your files automatically every 15 minutes

5 GB Cloud Free

Put your most important files out of harm’s way

Ransomware attacks someone every 10 seconds. Don’t be a victim. Our free tool delivers proven, powerful protection from ransomware like Petya, WannaCry and Osiris, and it’s completely compatible with all leading anti-malware solutions.

Constantly guards against bad behavior

Ransomware viruses can’t infect your system on Acronis’ watch. Our technology monitors your system in real-time, distinguishing normal activities from suspicious ones like unauthorized encryption. By recognizing bad behavior, it spots ransomware whether the strain is known or not.
increase in new strains of ransomware this year

Immediately stops ransomware attacks

If a process is caught trying to encrypt your files or inject malicious code into your system, Acronis stops it before any damage is done. You’re instantly notified that something suspicious was found. Then you can either block the activity or allow it to continue.
$ 1,100 was the average ransom demanded in 2017

Easily restores any affected files

2 days is the average downtime
for companies
After blocking the ransomware attack, Acronis Active Protection will help you restore any files that might have been altered or infected. Our tool searches for the latest file versions and can recover clean copies from your cache, temporary files, or backup.

Automatically secure files in the cloud

With 5 GB of free cloud storage, you’ll not only protect your data during a ransomware attack, but also from disk failures, disasters and accidental deletions. Plus, cloud backups let you access your files from anywhere on any internet-enabled device. That’s extra protection with added convenience.

Reports of Ransomware Attacks

Notorious Ransomware Attacks

Acronis Ransomware Protection

Don’t be a victim. Our proven defense is free

Operating systems: Windows 7 SP1, 8, 8.1, 10