Tutorial to delete enc file virus
enc file virus is a ridiculous ranssomware which locks the personal files of the victims and asks money to unlock them. It adds its files in the registries and thus it triggers itself as soon as the System is booted. The desktop image gets replace with a message showing ransom note. No matter how you try, you would not be able to access your personal files unless you have the necessary decryption key. All your personal files such as MS Office docs, multimedia files, music, videos, and pictures become totally inaccessible. enc file virus changes the name of its extension. For example, if you the excel file name is mywork.xls then it will get changed to mywork.enc. When you try to access it, a message pops up on the screen on how you can access the data. It is basically a ransom note asking you to pay money as quickly as possible. The ransom money is about 2.2 bitcoin that is something about $1250 in Indian currency. This is how enc file virus and most of the ransomware works. I manage its entry very secretly and constantly extort use with threating message.
Details about enc file virus
enc file virus is a data-encryption ransomware. It locks the personal files for extortion. However, paying the ransom amount is not the solution for this malware. Don’t allow it to succeed in swindling you to pay such a hefty amount of $1250 as ransom. It would go as wastage because cyber-criminals still doesn’t give the decryption key even after the money is paid. Even after the following the instructions and ransom note, you still find that you data is encrypted. They will spam you by offering duplicate key or empty file. You cannot trust cyber-criminals to benefit you. And most of all, even if you pay the ransom money, enc file virus is still in your work-station and next time it will encrypt some other files and same extortion scene will be repeated. You are contacting cyber-criminals through emails or other connecting medium and allow them to access your PC. How can you risk task much?
How to decrypt enc file virus? (Uninstall enc file virus)
In order to access the locked files, it is always recommended to take the alternate step instead of paying the ransom money. You can take help of shadow copies or it is best if you have the previous backup. If that’s not possible you may also try some free or paid data recovery software. It cost of data recover software would be very less as compared to the hefty $1250 which is asked as a ransom. You also need to make sure that enc file virus is removed from your work-station so that it could not encrypt other files. Scan your PC deeply with a powerful anti-malware in order to remove all the suspicious plug-ins, add-ons, registry entries, System files and so on. Don’t get fooled by offering money to cyber-criminals or revealing any kind of your personal credentials to them.Read More