.MMM Files Virus (TripleM Ransomware v1) – Remove and Restore Files

This article has been created in order to help you by explaining how to remove the TripleM Ransomware virus from your computer and how to restore files that have been encrypted with the .MMM file extension on your PC.

A new ransomware virus, calling itself TripleM ransomware has been detected by security researchers. The infection’s primary purpose is to get users to perform multiple different activities on the victims’ computers, which end up with their important documents, videos annd other files to become no longer able to be able to be opened. In addition to this, the ransomware also adds the .MMM file suffix to the encrypted files. The TripleM ransomware has an end goal to get the victims to read it’s ransom note file, named GET_YOUR_FILES_BACK.html and then get them to pay a hefty ransom fee in order to get their encrypted files restored back to normal.

Threat Summary

NameTripleM Ransomware
TypeRansomware Virus
Short DescriptionThe TripleM Ransomware v1 aims to encrypt the files on your computer and then asks you to pay ransom in BitCoin in order to get the encrypted files recovered back to their normal state.
SymptomsFiles are encrypted with an added .MMM file extension. A ransom note, called GET_YOUR_FILES_BACK.html is dropped on the victim’s computer.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files
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User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss TripleM Ransomware.Data Recovery ToolWindows Data Recovery by Stellar Phoenix Notice! This product scans your drive sectors to recover lost files and it may not recover 100% of the encrypted files, but only few of them, depending on the situation and whether or not you have reformatted your drive.

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