What Is '[email protected]' Ransomware?
'[email protected]' Ransomware is a new variant of the Dharma Ransomware. It has been distributed by the vicious cyber crooks in order to extort huge amount of money. After getting installed, it uses AES cipher to encrypt files like Documents, PDF, photos, music, videos, databases, etc. After encrypting the files are appended with ‘.wallet extension’. Along with that, Ransomware also leaves a ransom note contains all information regarding payment and also threaten the users. According to this ransom note, if you don’t pay the money then you will lose the access of all your important data permanently. So, for the restore the files send 350 USD to 750 USD through Bitcoins in hackers account. However, it has been seen that ransomware viruses does not decrypt users data even after receiving ransom money.
'[email protected]' Ransomware : Delivery
'[email protected]' Ransomware can enter into your computer very easily when open any junk or Spam email attachments which has been received from unknown source or person. Distributors of this malware have used various interesting subject line and email also pretends like a mail from someone you know or email from a reputable organization. If any user open or read this email attachments then the ransomware easily invade the PC. Another ways of this nasty ransomware is bundled freeware application, peer-to-peer files sharing networks, install pirated software, brought by any other malware, transmitted by infected external media.
Harmful Impacts Of '[email protected]' Ransomware
'[email protected]' Ransomware makes new start-up log file, MBR and registry entries to easily perform all its malicious activities. Automatically, the malware get executed with every system reboot and start its encryption process. It is able to gather all your crucial data like IP address, login details, debit card number, credit card number, phone number, PIN number and other information. These details transferred to cyber criminals to perform illegal activities. The main purpose of this ransomware is locked all your files and folders and demand a ransom amount to their decryption tool. You should not trust these type of message because its only a scam to make money. It will take a long time to start-up and shut down of your computer system. So, it is necessary to uninstall '[email protected]' Ransomware from the compromised PC.
How to Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware from Control Panel from Windows 10
- Click and Open Start Menu option
- Settings option is to be selected on the menu to show all the contents
- Click on System option
- On the system Menu, Click on Apps and features option
- Now Click on ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware to remove it from PC.
How to Eliminate ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware from Windows 8/8.1
Step 1: Press repeatedly F8 to boot PC in Safe Mode. Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Press ALT+Ctrl+Del to open Windows Task Manager. After that, search all the ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware related processes and then click to “End Task”
Step 3: Type “regedit” in Run dialog box and open Windows Registry Editor. Search and delete all the corrupt registries added by ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware infection.
Step 4: Go to Start and then click to open Control Panel.
After that, click Add/Remove Program
Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware associated programs from Windows 8/8.1
Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware From Window 7/vista
Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode
Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”
First of all close all running programs and open Task manager by pressing ALT + CTRL + DEL keys on your keyboard simultaneously.
Now Click on Processes menu and select all the processes associated with ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware one by one then click on End Task.
Now go to the desktop, click on Start Menu on the left lower corner. Move to Control panel and use left mouse click over it.
The Control panel window will open, if are getting the view by Category find and click “Uninstall a program” below “Programs” group.
Now select ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware within programs list and click on Uninstall.
Steps to Eliminate ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware from Windows XP
Step 1: Restart PC in Safe Mode by continuously pressing F8 button. After that, select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Open Windows Task Manager by pressing Alt+Ctrl+Del together. After that, find and select all the ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware associated processes and then click to “End Task” button.
Step 3: Open Run dialog box and then enter “regedit.exe” to open Windows Registry. Search and then delete all the corrupt and infectious registries added by ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware.
Step 4: Click Start button and then go to Control Panel, click to open Windows Add/Remove Program. Search all the ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware related programs and then uninstall it from Windows XP.
How to Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware From Your Infected Browser
A. Guidelines to Remove ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware From Microsoft Edge Browser
How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware
Select Settings after selecting More (…) on the address bar
Click and select on View advanced settings option
In order to input the search engine, Click on <Add new> under option”Search in the address bar with”
Select Search engine and adds as default by clicking on Add as default option.
How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware
- Select More (…) option on the address bar followed by settings
- Select specific page or pages under Open with option
- After selecting the Custom option, enter the URL of the homepage you wish to set as
B. How to Delete ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware from Google Chrome
Click to Open Google Chrome and then click on menu icon which is on the top right corner and then select Tools → Extensions
Select all the malicious extensions including ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware and then select trash icon
Again click on menu icon and select Settings and then click to Manage Search Engines under the Search section
In Search Engines, remove all the infectious search sites and set Google Chrome as Default Browser
C. How to Uninstall ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware From Mozilla Firefox
Launch Mozilla Firefox and find and click “Firefox” button on the top left corner on the screen.
A drop down box will appear, navigate to Add-ons option and click on it.
In the next window select and click on “Extensions” in left pane.
Find ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware add-on and click on the center area to see the border exactly and click on Disable button.
Wait a moment and let the add-on get disabled.
Now click the “Remove” button, later on uninstall the add-on Mozilla will ask you to restart the browser.
D. How to Remove ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware From Internet Explorer
First of all Launch Internet explorer by clicking the Task-bar Icon on desktop.
Now Click on Tool Menu on web browser interface.
Select and click on Manage add-ons in the drop down box.
A View and manage your Internet Explorer Add-ons window will open, now click on “Toolbar and Extensions” option in left pane.
A list of all installed ad-ons will appear, select ‘[email protected]’ Ransomware and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE