This article provides information about a data locker ransomware dubbed .BI_ID files virus that encrypts important files and demands a ransom payment. By the end of it, you will know how to remove the threat and how to restore .BI_ID files.
The .BI_ID files virus is a new variant of the LockCrypt ransomware. Its primary goal is to encrypt specific files stored on your computer and then ask you to pay a ransom for a decryption key that could revert back their code. The virus sets the .BI_ID file extension to all encrypted files. A ransom note with information on how to pay the ransom is likely to appear on PC screen after encryption. If your computer has been infected by the .BI_ID files virus, we advise you to read this article to learn more about this malware and then follow a step-by-step removal.
.BI_ID Files Virus – Distribution
The infection with .BI_ID files virus happens after its payload is started on the system. There (Read more...)
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