What is email@example.com Virus?
firstname.lastname@example.org Virus is a data locker virus that comes under the category of ransomware. This perilous threat has been crafted by the team of remote hackers with an evil motive to locks the files and demands ransom money to decrypts them. Usually, it locks all the files stored on the hard drive including audios, videos, apps, .pdf, .ost, .pst, database and documents etc.
What email@example.com Virus gets enters into your system?
It generally enters into the system with the bundles of free software such as Videos downloader, Flash player, PDF maker, and Adobe readers are downloading from infected sites. so the users must aware while installing the freeware program and must read their installation guide carefully. It can also infiltrate the system with the help of junk email attachments, dubious download, clicking on a malicious link, playing online games, exploits kit and other without the user’s consent.
What firstname.lastname@example.org Virus does after infiltration?
Once it gets installed, it scans the whole system in search of files and encrypts them. It uses the combination of AES and RSA encrypting algorithm to locks the files and add a strange file extension to the every locked file.
What are the demands of hackers?
Just after successfully encryption, it drops a ransom note in the form of .txt and .html file format. In which hacker stated that “your all files have been encrypted” and you have to buy a decryption key in order to unlock the file. According to the security experts, the users should not deal with the hackers and never try to buy decryption key from the hackers as there is no any guarantee to unlock all the files and demand ransom money to decrypts them. Even worst, they may gather your financial and confidential information such as bank details, credit card details, login details, and other sensitive information for their evil use.
How to protect the system from email@example.com Virus?
If your system has already infected with this nasty threat then you are highly advised you to remove firstname.lastname@example.org Virus as soon as possible to keep your system safe and clean against future infection. Otherwise, you may suffer from a great financial loss.