.bip Files Virus (Dharma Ransomware) – Remove and Restore Files

This article has been made in order to best explain to you how you can remove the latest version of Dharma ransomware virus and explain how you can recover as many encrypted files as possible, containing the .bip file extension.

We have encountered reports from multiple victims about new iteration of the notorious Dharma ransomware. The malware has the .bip file extension embedded to it and it’s main goal is to conduct a lot of malicious activities, which results in leaving your files encrypted with a combination of several encryption algoritms. These ciphers aim to render your files to remain no longer able to be opened and looking like the following: Filename.id{ID-here}.[[email protected]].bip. The malware also leaves behind a ransom note file, named FILES ENCRYPTED.txt, which aims to convince victims into paying a hefty ransom fee to recover their files back to normal. If your computer has fallen victim to the .bip version of Dharma, we advise that you read this article since it contains information that can help you to recover your encrypted files without paying ransom.

Threat Summary

Name.bip Dharma Virus
TypeFile Encryption Ransomware
Short DescriptionA new iteration of the Dharma/CrySiS ransomware viruses. Utilizes sophisticated encryption mode on data of infected machines in order to extort victims to pay in BitCoin for their encrypted files..
SymptomsEncrypts documents, images, videos and other important files and adds the .bip file suffix plus a unique ID and the e-mail to pay the ransom.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files
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