Remove Like Ransomware – Restore .like Files

This article will aid you to remove Like ransomware effectively. Follow the ransomware removal instructions given below in the article.

Like is a ransomware virus that encrypts your files, while also appends the .like extension to them. The Like virus displays a ransom note message stored in a file called infoinfo.txt. You are demanded to pay a ransom sum payment to supposedly restore your file data. Continue to read below to see how you could try to potentially recover some of your files.

Threat Summary

NameLike Ransomware
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionThe ransomware encrypts files on your computer and demands a ransom sum to be paid in the Bitcoin cryptocurrency.
SymptomsThe ransomware will encrypt your files, while placing the .like extension to them, and also put up a ransom note called infoinfo.txt.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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Like Ransomware – Infection Spread

Like ransomware might spread its infection with various methods. 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 on your computer system and you somehow execute it – your computer system will become infected.

Like ransomware might also distribute its payload file on social media and file-sharing services. Freeware which is found on the Web (Read more...)

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