.BIG4+ Files Ransomware (GlobeImposter) – How to Remove and Decrypt Data

This article has been created in order to best explain how to remove the .BIG+ variant of GlobeImposter ransomware virus from your computer and how to decrypt .BIG+ encrypted files for free without having to pay ransom.

The .BIG+ files virus is a ransomware type of infection, whose main goal is to convince victims to pay a hefty ransom fee in order to allow them to use their files which the malware has encrypted beyond the ability to be opened. After encryption, the GlobeImposter variant ads the .BIG+ file extension to the encrypted files and drops a ransom note which Is called how_to_back_files.html. Luckily, the files encoded by this virus are decryptable, so if you are one of the victims of this ransomware, we advise that you read this article and learn how you can remove it and how you can decrypt the encrypted files for free.

Threat Summary

NameBIG4+ Files Virus
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionEncrypts the files on the computers that have been infected by it and then asks victims to pay ransom to get the files decrypted again.
SymptomsThe ransomware adds the .BIG4+ file extension to the encrypted files and adds a ransom note with payment instructions, called how_to_back_files.html.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files
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