“I am using a Windows PC and yesterday it was attacked by [email protected]. After that all my files and folder get encrypted also there extension are replaced with some weird one. I tried my best to remove it but i didn’t get success. I need my files back, they are very important. What can i do to remove [email protected] ? Can i get my files back?”
Information about [email protected]
[email protected] is a rogue computer program which is categorized as a ransomware by experts. It is a risky computer threat which is developed by some cyber criminals and the main purpose of developing this program is to generate revenue by misleading and scaring novice users. The threat has infected many computer lately and spreading very fast from one computer to another using their resources. To sneak into any computer it doesn’t need the permission of th users, it secretly get installed on the system and start performing its harmful activity. Once it get access into the system, its first work is to encrypt all the files and folders stored on that system and in some cases it also change the extension of the encrypted files with some weird names which you never heard about. After that when user try to access their files then a message will pop-up which stat to pay ransom if you want to decrypt your files. It also gives a time limit to pay the ransom until it will delete all the files. From this sudden encryption users get shocked and in order to get their files back they select to pay the ransom. But as suggested by experts paying the ransom is not a solution to get the files back because it is a trick of hackers to make money and the files remains encrypted even after paying the ransom.