Syrk released a cheat plan for Fortnite players. This was malware in disguise. Fortnite players were at a risk of their cryptocurrencies held as ransom. Additionally, if the players refused to pay the ransom, Syrk would delete system files after the set time completes.
Emsisoft, a leading antivirus company has developed a decryptor for this malware. The company announced the free tool through a blog post. The company claims that developers have created an efficient tool to easily retrieve all the files. Emsisoft also provides a step by step guide to identify the ransomware and clean the infected system.