.cryp1 ransomware has just been spotted. Remove .cryp1
cryp1 ransomware has just been spoted as a ransomware extension related to CryptXXX. Most of infected users still call this .cryp1 a virus but it is a malware. Ransomware is a malicious software (malware) that can come with a trojan virus. A bit more that you should know about ransomware is that this virus will encrypt your files or restrict access to the whole system. CryptXXX now turns its attention on the extension. Encrypted files previously coming with .crypt are now .cryp1. Ransomware is getting more popular because it is profitable. The notorious behavior is well know as its hijack your files and then demand them for a certain price and there will be no negotiation. Victims will be in between choosing to pay and supposebly get files back or fight with the cybercriminals. Eventually a description tool will be released, however we don’t know how long it will take for one to be developed. Since the announce of teslacrypt shutdown, CryptXXX has come back with new updates ever more recently becoming undecryptable for now.
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Apparently .cryp1 ransomware TOR link is the same as CryptXXX, however the website is different. After system has been infiltrated we can see the following directories created by the ransomware virus along with !*.txt and !*.html folders with .cryp1 extension. The note which you can see above will provide victims with steps to pay. Yesterday we saw how fast this virus was spreading. The distribution methods as we know are towards trojan horse, spam email attachments, poison website that you visited or a freeware installation. RSA 4096 is the algorithm used to encrypt your data. This is a very strong and hard to crack encryption algorithm. For now files encrypted by cryp1 virus are undecryptable. The target is data in value of the user like: jpg, pdf, doc files and more.
Read more about CryptXXX below. At the meantime download the anti-malware software provided below to remove the virus. We strongly recommend not to perform a payment since the latest CryptXXX 3.0 upgrade has been providing users with non working decryptor.
NOTE: The steps below might not work. We recommend using anti-malware tool.
Now that you have been infected you have a few options:
Many suggest that you simply pay and hope that you will get all off your data back. However in this case you risk losing money and still being stuck with crypted files. We do not recommend this way simply because you will support the work of hackers and the more money thay get the stronger they will become.
The best option for you is if you have a backup, wipe your hard drive and perform system restore.
Use any type of anti malware software to remove .cryp1 Ransomware.
NOTE: In this option the virus will be removed but the files will remain locked! You have to decrypt your files.
New research discovery shows how ransomware deletes files and substitute encrypted copy of them. It is not guaranteed, but it is a possibility that you may recover your files with data recovery software. Before trying to decrypt any files you can scan your computer for posible data loss.
Decrypt .cryp1 ransomware files.
Good news is that we can now use decryption programs. A lot of security companies like Kasperky lab, bitdefender and more has developed a program that is fully capable of decryption key for ransomware malware. You can find this programs anywhere on the internet but it is strongly suggested to download this programs from official websites. NOTE: It may take a long time for your files to be decrypted depending on your PC performance.
- Name – .cryp1
- Type Spamming – Malware, Ransomware, Trojan Horse
- Danger Level – High
- Brief Description – Encrypt files and demand ransom.
- Symptoms – Poor pc performance or freezing, ransom massages.
- Method – Via Trojan Horse or spam email.
How to remove “.cryp1 Ransomware”
- Login as administrator.
- Go to control panel and uninstall any suspicious software.
- Use any type of anti malware software to remove .cryp1.
- Decrypt .cryp1 files.
- Delete all temporary files from disk cleanup.
- Restart your computer.