Remove CMB Dharma Virus — Remove and Restore .cmb Files

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The CMB Dharma Virus is a new test release belonging to the Dharma ransomware family. It is currently being distributed in a limited sample form. Read our in-depth removal guide to learn how to delete the infections and restore encrypted data.

Threat Summary

NameCMB Dharma
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionThe ransomware encrypts sensitive information on your computer system with the .cmb extensions and demands a ransom to be paid to allegedly recover them.
SymptomsThe ransomware will encrypt your files with a strong encryption algorithm.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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Malware Removal Tool

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CMB Dharma Virus Virus – Distribution Ways

The newest release of the Dharma ransomware has just been encountered by security experts. At the moment of writing this article it appears that the captured samples signal the start of the initial infection campaign. Like previous threats it uses a variety of distribution tactics to increase the number of infected hosts.

One of the most prominent ways is to spread SPAM email messages. They contain elements taken from famous companies or Internet services with the intent of confusing the recipients into interacting with the malicious element. They themselves can be either attached directly or hyperlinked in the body contents.

The use of malicious payloads via the messages is a common way to send out the CMB Dharma Virus infections. There are two main categories which are (Read more...)

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