Ransomwared Ransomware is the notorious file-encrypting virus that comes under ransomware family. It is typically created by cyber criminals with the main motive to extort money from the innocent users. Once it enters, in the system, it will scan the entire system and encrypt your important files like image files, video, documents, audio, etc and demand ransom for its decryption key. It uses an advanced encryption algorithm to encrypt the file and add suffix .ransomwared extension after the file name. After encryption, it will create a ransom note in TEXT or HTML format and placed it in each folder containing encrypted files or display on the computer screen. Accord9ing to the ransom note, it contains a short message about encrypted files and payment method to buy decryption key.
Cyber criminals behind this ransomware demand ransom in the form of Bitcoins in exchange for decryption key and encourage users to buy it from the designated wallet address. They can also warn the users that if you not make payment in given time and want to delete this ransomware virus from the system then your files or data will be completely deleted. Ransomwared Ransomware is mainly distributed through spam email attachments, via exploit kits, peer-to-peer sharing of the network, freeware and shareware downloads, visiting unwanted sites like porn and torrent sites and much more. After proliferation, Ransomwared Ransomware makes new registry entries in Window Registry to achieve high-level persistence that can allow other malware infection in the system. It can also weaken the Window Firewall and other security tools to hide in the system for the unknown time.
It is strongly advised that never pay any money to the cyber criminals. It is not sure that you will successfully receive decryption key after making payment. Once you make payment, you will automatically connect to the cyber criminals. Through this, criminals monitor your online activities and steal your sensitive data for evil use. Therefore, it is highly suggested you to remove Ransomwared Ransomware immediately from the PC.