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Thursday, September 4, 2014

How to Get Rid of Cryptographic Locker - Ransomware Removal

Infected by Cryptographic Locker?

Cryptographic Locker is a potentially unwanted ransomware which developed by cyber criminals who want to rip innocent users off by scaring them to pay for decrypting their encrypted files in their infected computer. Promoted by web forgery and some certain free download, this ransom virus can get access to a system and then commits evil blackmail easily.
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After modifying relevant files and system settings, Cryptographic Locker searches for your important files, including videos, photos and documents,etc in your system, whether compresses them as a file with password protection, or encrypts each single file. You will be greeted by a warning message “YOUR PERSONAL FILES ARE ENCRYPTED” every time you try to open the targeted files. Is it true that paying money is the only way to find your files back?

Please do not be taken in by this tricky scam. If you follow its steps, you will encounter with identity theft ans financial loss. As for the encrypted files, just like those encrypted by CryptoLocker virus, accord to the study of various computer experts, although they fought tooth and nail to deal with the decryption, but gain no positive result. Facts have been proved that some users pay for those blackmail, but they still have difficulty in using their files. So it is not advised to pay for its so-called private key. You are supposed to unlock your computer from this ransomware timely to avoid more damages.

Cryptographic Locker Ransomware Performs Evil Actions

1. It seriously disorders your system by modifying related system settings.
2. It encrypts your files without permission.
3. It displays warning to threaten you to pay for decrypting your files.
4. It may disable your security tools to bypass detection and removal.
5. It may bring in other unwanted applications.

How to Deal With Cryptographic Locker Ransomare Effectively?


>>>Solution 1: ransomware manual removal

Step 1: Disable devious Startup item a. Start>>Run>>type msconfig>>press OK b. Navigate to Startup tab and find out ransomware related item, disable it.
Step 2: End evil process Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete key to launch Task Manager, find out ransom virus related process and click on End Process
Step 3: Show hidden files.
a. Open Control Panel in Start menu and search for Folder Options.
b. When you are in Folder Options window, click on its View tab, Check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.
Step 4: Delete associated files.
%AllUsersProfile%\ Application Data\roaming\Cryptorbit.exe

Step 5: Delete relevant entries. Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box, find out ransomware related entries and remove.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\“[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC]”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall ransomware\Run “[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC].exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\Schemes\Apps\Explorer\Navigating\Uninstall\Run “[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC].exe”

Video Guide - Erase Ransomare Easily (Reference)
 If you are not confident to follow the manual removal steps, you are suggested to use removal tool SpyHunter which that can not only identity relevant files & entries of the malware to erase the infection, but also fix various possible system issues.

>>>Solution 2: ransomware automatic removal

Step A. Download removal tool SpyHunter

 1) Click here or the icon below to download SpyHunter automatically. spyhunter4

 2) Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter Open spyh File vista

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Step B. Run SpyHunter to erase Cryptographic Locker infection
Run SpyHunter and click "Start New Scan" button to scan your computer, after detect this unwanted program, clean up relevant files and entries completely. spyhunter scan

Hope the manual tips could assist you to remove Cryptographic Locker completely! Should you have any problem on unlocking Crytographic Locker, you are sincerely suggested to use the professional and automatic removal tool SpyHunter.