Remove RedEye Ransomware Virus – Restore .RedEye Files

This article will aid you to remove RedEye Ransomware virus completely. Follow the ransomware removal instructions given near the end of the article.

RedEye Ransomware is a virus that encrypts your files and demands money as a ransom to get your files restored. Malware researchers have found out that this ransomware is also a wiper type, meaning that it wipes data clean off from your PC and erase the MBR (Master Boot Record) so you cannot access your computer afterward. The RedEye Ransomware cryptovirus will encrypt your file data, while placing the .RedEye extension to each file and making them 0 KB in size. Continue reading the article and see how you could try to potentially recover some of your file data.

Threat Summary

TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionThe ransomware encrypts files on your computer system and demands a ransom to be paid to allegedly recover them.
SymptomsThe ransomware will encrypt your files with the AES encryption algorithm. All locked files will become unusable after encryption which will leave them with the .RedEye extension.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
Detection Tool See If Your System Has Been Affected by RedEye

Malware Removal Tool

User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss RedEye.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.

RedEye Ransomware Virus – Infection Spread

RedEye Ransomware virus might spread its infection in various ways. A payload dropper which initiates the malicious script for this ransomware is being spread around the World Wide Web, and researchers have gotten their hands on a malware sample. (Read more...)

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