Hey, my system id infected with a ransomware threat called VBRansom Ransomware. It can encrypt my various file and change the file name as .VBRANSOM extension. I can’t able to access my own file and this ransomware threat can make my system dull. So, please give some suggestion to remove this virus. Thanks in advance.
VBRansom Ransomware is harmful threat that comes under the category of ransomware family. It is mainly created by cyber criminals with main motive to extort money from innocent users. It was written on Visual basic .NET programming language. Once it enters, it will scan the whole system and encrypts your various file or data and demand ransom for its decryption key. It uses the combination of AES and RSA encryption algorithm to encrypt the file and append the file name as .VBRANSOM extension. After encryption, it will create a ransom note named as VBRANSOM VERSION7.txt and put it in each folder containing encrypted files. According to ransom note, it contains a short message about encrypted files and payment method to buy decryption key.
VBRansom Ransomware is mainly distributed through spam email attachments, via exploit kits, visiting suspicious sites, peer-to-peer sharing of network, freeware and shareware download and much more. Cyber criminals behind this ransomware demand ransom in the form of Bitcoins and convince users to buy it from designated wallet address. They can also warns users that if you not make payment in given time and want to remove this virus then you will lose your file permanently. After encryption, VBRansom Ransomware will make new registry entries in Window Registry to achieve high level persistence that can allow other malware threats into the system. It can also disable Window Firewall and other security tools to hide itself into the system for a long time.
It is strongly recommended that never make any type of payment to the cyber criminals and do not want to contact with them. Once you make payment then you will automatically connect to the cyber criminals. It is not sure that you will successfully receive decryption key after make payment. Through this virus cyber criminals monitor your online activities and steal your private information for misuse. Therefore, you are suggested to remove VBRansom Ransomware from the PC immediately.