The Brotherhood Ransomware – Remove and Restore .ransomcrypt Files

How to Remove The Brotherhood ransomware and restore .ransomcrypt files guide sensorstechforum

This article provides information about a ransomware dubbed The Brotherhood as well as descriptive steps how to remove its malicious files from the system. The threat encrypts important files and demands a ransom payment. By reaching the end of the article, you will know also which alternative data recovery methods may help you to restore a few to all of the .ransomcrypt files.

The Brotherhood ransomware infection plagues essential system settings in order to trigger its encryption module and corrupt important files stored on the PC. It is associated with the specific extension .ransomcrypt that stands at the end of all encrypted files’ names. At the moment of writing this article hackers demand the insane amount of 100 BTC in exchange for their decryption solution. Instructions on how to pay the ransom are introduced by a ransom note file called RansomNote.jpg.

Threat Summary

NameThe Brotherhood
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionThe ransomware encodes target files with the help of sophisticated cipher algorithm and blackmails vistims into paying a 100 BTC ransom.
SymptomsImportant files are locked and renamed with .ransomcrypt extension. They remain unusable until an efficient solution restores them to the original state.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss The Brotherhood.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.

The Brotherhood Ransomware – Distribution

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