Remove Dragnea Ransomware – Restore Data

This article will help you remove Dragnea ransomware efficiently. Follow the ransomware removal instructions provided at the end of the article.

Dragnea is a virus that claims to encrypt your files and demands money as a ransom to supposedly get those files restored. The Dragnea ransomware will not actually encrypt your files. In addition, it uses the GUI of Jigsaw ransomware, although malware researchers have deducted that it belongs to the “Stupid” ransomware family. Continue to read the article and see how you could try to potentially recover restore your computer back to normal.

Threat Summary

NameDragnea
TypeRansomware, Virus
Short DescriptionThe ransomware could lock your computer screen and displays a ransom note message.
SymptomsThe ransomware claims that has encrypted your files and displays a screen with instructions on how to pay the cybercriminals to restore everything back to normal.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss Dragnea.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.

Dragnea Ransomware – Distribution Techniques

Dragnea ransomware might spread its infection in various techniques. 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.

You can see the detections of such a file on the VirusTotal service right down here:

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