This article will help you to remove Scarab ransomware in full. Follow the ransomware removal instructions provided at the end of the article.
Scarab is a virus that encrypts your files and demands money as a ransom to get your files restored. According to some malware researchers, all files of a compromised computer get locked with the AES military grade encryption algorithm. The Scarab cryptovirus will encrypt your data, while also appending the custom .[[email protected]].lock extension to each of the encrypted files. Keep on reading the article to see how you could try to potentially recover some of your files.
|Name||.[[email protected]].lock Files Virus|
|Short Description||The ransomware encrypts files on your computer system and demands a ransom to be paid to allegedly recover them.|
|Symptoms||The ransomware will encrypt your files with the AES encryption algorithm. All locked files will have the .[[email protected]].lock extension appended to them.|
|Distribution Method||Spam Emails, Email Attachments|
|Detection Tool||See If Your System Has Been Affected by .[[email protected]].lock Files Virus|
.[[email protected]].lock Files Virus (Scarab) – Distribution
Scarab ransomware 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. If that file lands (Read more...)
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from How to, Technology and PC Security Forum authored by Tsetso Mihailov. Read the original post at: https://sensorstechforum.com/filesreturn247gmx-de-lock-files-virus-scarab-remove-restore-data/