email@example.com Virus is the notorious file-encoder threat that can be identified under ransomware category. It is mainly created by cyber criminals with main motive to extort money from innocent users. Once it enters, it will scan the whole system and encrypt your various file or data and demand ransom for its decryption. It creates lots of junk files in the drive of the machine which eat up a huge amount of memory resources and downgrade the overall system performance. After encryption, it will create a ransom note in the form of TEXT or HTML and put it in each folder containing encrypted files or also display on the computer screen. According to the ransom note, it contains a short message about encrypted files and payment method to buy decryption key.
firstname.lastname@example.org Virus is mainly spread via spam email attachments, via exploit kits, P2P network sharing, freeware and shareware downloads, visiting suspicious sites like porn and torrent sites and much more. Cyber criminals demand ransom in the form of digital currency known as 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, email@example.com Virus makes new registry entries in Window Registry to achieve high-level persistence that can allow other adware or malware threats into the system. It can also block Window Firewall and other security tools to be undetected.
It is strongly advised 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, criminals monitor your online activities and steal your privacy for misuse. Therefore, it is hardly advised you to remove firstname.lastname@example.org Virus from the PC as quickly as possible.