.tedcrypt Files Virus (Jigsaw) – How to Remove and Restore Data

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This is an article that provides specific details on an iteration of Jigsaw ransomware dubbed .tedcrypt files virus infection as well as a step-by-step removal followed by alternative data recovery approaches.

A new iteration of Jigsaw ransomware has been detected by malware researchers. It is dubbed .tedcrypt files virus and in case of infection, it encodes valuable files with strong cipher algorithm leaving them inaccessible. Corrupted files could be recognized by the extension .tedcrypt that is appended to their names. Apparently, the ransomware is named after the associated extension. Upon encryption stage, the ransomware drops a file that contains a ransom message left by hackers. It is written in Turkish and mainly aims to blackmail you into paying them the ransom.

Threat Summary

Name.tedcrypt Files Virus
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionA data locker ransomware that utilizes strond cihper algorithm to encrypt files on stored on the infected computer. Then it demands a ransom for decryption solution.
SymptomsImportant files are locked and renamed with .aurora extension. They remain unusable until a ransom is paid.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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.tedcrypt Files Virus – Distribution

A single executable file is enough to trigger an infection with the devastating .tedcrypt files virus. In order to effectively spread this file and trick users into running it on their PCs, hackers may use the help of (Read more...)

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