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Ransomware is similar to cyclone that creates data instability. The securely holded user data will be abducted. This has emerged as a malware through which user data is locked or encrypted till the ransom is paid. It is one of the fast evolving malware. Gaining income is the main motive of this ransomware. This paper focuses on various preventive measures to counter malice and can aid in eradicating ransomware. The paper also emphasize on various techniques and tools that can stamp out ransomware.