This is an article that provides specific details on .KEYPASS files virus as well as a step-by-step removal followed by alternative data recovery approaches.
The so-called .KEYPASS files virus is a ransomware threat of unknown origin. As a typical data locker ransomware it plagues computer systems with the primary purpose to encode important files stored on their drives and enable hackers to blackmail victims into paying a ransom for a decryption key. Files corrupted by this threat are renamed with the distinctive extension .KEYPASS. The access to their data is restricted due to modifications of their code. Upon encryption a ransom message kept in the file !!!KEYPASS_DECRYPTION_INFO!!!.txt appears on the screen to demand a ransom payment of $300.
.KEYPASS Files Virus – Distribution
The infection code of .KEYPASS files virus is most likely spread with the help of malspam e-mail campaigns. E-mails used for malicious purposes (Read more...)
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