BlockFile12 Ransomware is hazardous ransom-virus that has been targeting all Windows computer across globe. Just to cheat money from victims via encrypting their files cyber crooks developed this threats and distributed widely over Internet. If you are getting your computer files saved with some malevolent file extension your PC might too gets infected. Well, need not to worry, this article aims at providing complete and easy solution to remove BlockFile12 ransom-virus from PC.
A new ransom-virus namely BlockFile12 Ransomware discovered by security researchers in third week of May 2017 that is causing lots of issues. Like other ransomware, BlockFile12 too has sole intention to earn illicit money by taking victims file hostage. It is widely spread over Internet and so a little mistake help this harmful threats to gets inside your PC. BlockFile12 ransom-virus is able to affect all Windows computer system including Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10. BlockFile12 Ransomware does all worst activities onto compromised PC and make it useless.
BlockFile12 Ransomware emerged on Internet in third week of May 2017 and within no more time it has affected large number of PCs across globe. The very malicious program is basically distributed spam email carrying corrupted text files which is responsible to install the BlockFile12 ransom-virus on the victim’s computer via downloading the malicious scripts. Like typical ransomware, soon after BlockFile12 Ransomware gets inside your PC encrypt the victims data and make them inaccessible. Its only mission is to takes victim’s files hostage in exchange for ransom.
As soon as BlockFile12 Ransomware comes inside your computer system, it first scan all local drives throughly including network storage as well as external devices connected to the infected computer. The scanning process is done to search for files with certain file extensions, in order to encrypt them. BlockFile12 is able to affect all computer files including the photos, audios, presentations, documents and some like other. Computer files having following extensions are primarily targeted:-
Affected computer files by BlockFile12 ransom-virus can be easily identified as it append long suffix to the encrypted data and that is ‘.===email@example.com===.block_file12’. Following successfully encryption BlockFile12 Ransomware drop a ransom note in form of a text file named ‘HOW TO DECRYPT FILES.txt’ onto the victim’s computer informing about the current situation. It ask victims to pay certain amount of money or call ransom-amount in order to restore encrypted data. Although data are important but still we suggest you not to make payment demanded by crooks as they may cheat you. Inspite you are strongly suggested to make use of Free Scanner to delete BlockFile12 Ransomware from PC in easy and simple way.
Manual Step to Delete BlockFile12 Ransomware From PC
From Control Panel
If you are using Windows 10
- Menu>>Settings>>System(double click)
- Click App & Features
- Select BlockFile12 Ransomware related program
- Click Uninstall after button appears.
If you are using Windows 8 or Windows 8.1
- Press Windows and Q key together to open charm box.
- Type “Control Panel”>>Hit enter
- Search “Install/Uninstall” Program
- Search BlockFile12 Ransomware >> Uninstall them.
If you are using Windows Xp/Vista and Windows 7
- Click on start button
- Go to the Control Panel
- Select Add/Remove programs
- Locate BlockFile12 Ransomware from installed program
- Uninstall them.
From Task Manager
- Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys to open Windows Task Manager
- Under Windows Task Manager
- Click on Processes Tab.
- Search for the suspicious process that running
- Click on End Process.
Hope going the above given simple solution you have successfully deleted BlockFile12 Ransomware from your Windows computer. In case you are unable to do so and still getting the same issues then you are strongly advised to make use of Free Scanner that’s ultimate, reliable, secure and free guide to remove BlockFile12 Ransomware from Windows PC.