This is an article that provides specific details on an iteration of Jigsaw ransomware dubbed .dat crypto virus as well as a step-by-step removal followed by alternative data recovery approaches.
An infection with the so-called .dat crypto virus leads to the corruption of valuable files stored on your PC. Once encrypted the files remain inaccessible until an efficient recovery solution is applied. In fact, the name of this ransomware is a derivative of the specific extension it uses to mark encrypted files – .dat. Yet another trait of an infection with this ransomware is a ransom message that attempts to blackmail you into paying hackers a predefined ransom. Since there is a chance to restore .dat files with the help of alternative methods we advise you to refrain from paying the ransom no matter of its amount.
.dat Files Virus – Distribution
An infection code of .dat files virus could be (Read more...)
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from How to, Technology and PC Security Forum | SensorsTechForum.com authored by Gergana Ivanova. Read the original post at: https://sensorstechforum.com/dat-virus-jigsaw-ransomware-remove-restore/