.DS335 Files Virus is the notorious file-encoder virus that comes in the category of ransomware. It si mainly developed by cyber crooks with main motive to extort money from innocent users. Cyber security researchers noted that it is the variant of hc7 Ransomware. Once it enters, it will scan the whole system and encrypt your various file and demand ransom for its decryption key. It uses the strong and advanced cryptography encryption algorithm to encrypt the file and append the name of file as .DS335 extension. After encryption, it will create a ransom note named as Readme.txt and put it in each folder containing encrypted files. According to ransom note, it contains a short message about encrypted files and mode of payment to buy decryption key.
.DS335 Files Virus is mainly distributed through spam email attachments, via exploit kits, P2P sharing of network, freeware and shareware downloads, visiting suspicious sites like porn and torrent sites and much more. Cyber criminals behind this ransomware demand ransom for its decryption key in the form of Bitcoins and encourage users to buy it from designated wallet address. They can also warn users that if you not make payment in given time and want to remove this virus then you will permanently lose your file. After infiltration, .DS335 Files Virus makes new registry entries in Window Registry to achieve high level persistence that can allow other malware threats into the system. It can also block Window Firewall and other security tools to be undetected.
It is strongly recommended that never make any type of payment 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 virus, cyber criminals monitor your online activities and steal your privacy for misuse. Therefore, it is hardly advised you to remove .DS335 Files Virus from the PC as soon as possible.