This article provides information on how to remove easily remove RotorCrypt ransomware and how to restore .RAR files without paying the ransom.
Security researchers detected yet another version of RotorCrypt ransomware that is released in active attack campaigns. The threat encrypts files that store important information and appends the long extension [email protected]#[email protected]_____$#@!.RAR to their names. Following encryption, the ransomware generated a ransom message to extort a ransom from victims.
RotorCrypt Ransomware – Distribution
To infect users, this new RotorCrypt ransomware strain may be spread via several different methods. Some of the main are:
- Spam email messages that aim to trick into downloading malicious file attachment or clicking malicious URL that causes a drive-by-download attack
- Fake software updates, Windows system activators, game key generators and other scams that are designed to execute the malicious code after you click on them
- Infected USB driver or other external drives
RotorCrypt (v .RAR) Ransomware – Overview
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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from How to, Technology and PC Security Forum authored by Gergana Ivanova. Read the original post at: https://sensorstechforum.com/rotorcrypt-ransomware-remove-rar-decrypt/