Google Crypt Ransomware Virus is the harmful crypto-virus that can be identified under ransomware family. It is mainly designed to extort money from innocent users and make lots of illegal benefits to cyber criminals. Once it gets inside the PC, it will make scanning process of the entire system and encrypt your important files or data and demand ransom money for the decryption key. The encryption algorithm is used by this ransomware is very strong like AES and RSA cryptography algorithm and make lots of malevolent activities in the system and also change the extension of the file name. After encrypting the file, it will create a ransom note in HTML or TEXT format and drop it in each folder containing encrypted files or also shown on the desktop. According to the ransom note, it contains short details about encrypted files and mode of payment to purchase the decryption key.
Google Crypt Ransomware Virus is primarily spread through junk attachments of spam emails, shareware and freeware downloads, via exploit kits, P2P network sharing or file sharing, visiting malicious domain and much more. Cyber criminals ask you to pay ransom money in Bitcoins format for the decryption key from designated wallet address. They can also warn users that your files are really deleted when you don’t pay the ransom. After infiltration, Google Crypt Ransomware Virus creates new registry entries for achieving high-level persistence that can allow other malware threats into the system. It can also disable the security program like Window Registry to be undetected. Through this file-encrypting virus, cyber crooks can gain access to your system and monitor your online activities. They can also collect sensitive information for misuse.
It is strongly recommended that never make any ransom payment to the crooks. It is not sure that you will get decryption code after making payment. Once you make payment, you also support their malicious business. Therefore, it is highly suggested you delete Google Crypt Ransomware Virus from the PC as early as possible.