Remove Winsecure Ransomware – Restore .encrypted Files

This article will aid you to remove Winsecure ransomware absolutely. Follow the ransomware removal instructions provided at the end of the article.

Winsecure 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 256 CBC military grade encryption algorithm. The Winsecure cryptovirus will encrypt your data and files, while placing the .encrypted extension to them. 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 256 and RSA 2048 encryption algorithms. All locked files will become unusable after encryption which will leave them with the .encrypted extension.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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Malware Removal Tool

User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss Winsecure.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.

Winsecure Ransomware – Methods of Distribution

Winsecure 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 on your computer system and you somehow execute it – your computer system will become infected.

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