Uninstall [email protected]| Remove [email protected] From System


Brief Description Of [email protected]

[email protected] is a recently developed ransomware that encrypts all time of virus. Security researcher Fabian Wosar has been discovered this ransom virus. This threat uses most popular encryption algorithm named as AES and RSA for encryption of victim's data. It leaves two ransom notes as txt files such as Cryptolocker.txt and Help to decryption.txt. It also provides a email address [email protected] which helps user to decrypt files. It appends .[email protected] extension at the end of all encrypted files. It generates two keys-private keys and public keys. Private keys are stored at command and control server and you have to pay ransom amount in order to get this key. Paying ransom amount is not suggested due to risk of losing money and privacy issues. [email protected] invades in your system silently. When a user open or download a image and text files from spam mails attachment, then it is activated in the system. It also infiltrates through peer-to-peer sharing of files, using infectious removable storage devices, downloading software from illegal websites, visiting porn sites and many other. Upon intrusion, it uses malicious codes to infects all your stored files.

[email protected] ransomware targets registry files and drops some malicious files so that they run automatically when you start up your windows :

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[email protected]_{number}”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “[email protected]_{version}”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[email protected]

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “[email protected]

[email protected] encrypts files and renames them by adding ".[email protected]!!" extension. It leaves ransom note named "CryptoLocker.txt" or "Help to decryption" on your Windows Screen.

“All of your files are encrypted, to decrypt them write me to email : [email protected]
Your key: { victim key}”.

Problem Triggered By [email protected]

[email protected] encrypts all type of files including .jpg, .png, .txt, .odt, .xls, .sql, .php, .ccc. ,.flv, .pdf, .mdb and so forth. After encryption, it adds unknown extension such as . [email protected] at the end of encoded files. It generates ransom notes which states that you have to pay amount within 48 or 96 hours. If time is over then your files will become inaccessible. According to experts never pay any ransom amount for decryption keys because it is not guarantee that your files will be decrypted after paying amount but the developer of this ransomware steal your private information such as bank account details, email address, contact number, login credentials and so on. This nasty threat degrade your system performance and takes much longer time in certain common operations such as start-up, shut down etc. It also exploits your security application and inserts some malicious threat in your system. The worse part of [email protected] is that lock the victim's computer by saying that users are involved in some illegal activities. If you really want to protect your system and data, remove it from the infected system as early as possible.    

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How To Remove [email protected] Virus Manually

Step 1 : Restart your computer in safe with networking

  • Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key continuously.


  • You will find the Advance Boot Option on your computer screen.

Safe mode

  • Select Safe Mode With Networking Option by using arrow keys.

Safe mode

  • Login your computer with Administrator account.

Step 2 : Step all [email protected] related process

  • Press the Windows+R buttons together to open Run Box.


  • Type “taskmgr” and Click OK or Hit Enter button.

Type taskmgr in run box

  • Now go to the Process tab and find out [email protected] related process.

End process

  • Click on End Process button to stop that running process.

Step 3 : Restore Your Windows PC To Factory Settings

System Restore Windows XP

  • Log on to Windows as Administrator.
  • Click Start > All Programs > Accessories.


  • Find System Tools and click System Restore.


  • Select Restore my computer to an earlier time and click Next.


  • Choose a restore point when system was not infected and click Next.

System Restore Windows 7/Vista

  • Go to Start menu and find Restore in the Search box.

system restore

  • Now select the System Restore option from search results.
  • From the System Restore window, click the Next button.


  • Now select a restore points when your PC was not infected.


  • Click Next and follow the instructions.

System Restore Windows 8

  • Go to the search box and type Control Panel.


  • Select Control Panel and open Recovery Option.


  • Now Select Open System Restore option.


  • Find out any recent restore point when your PC was not infected.


  • Click Next and follow the instructions.

System Restore Windows 10

  • Right click the Start menu and select Control Panel.


  • Open Control Panel and Find out the Recovery option.


  • Select Recovery > Open System Restore > Next.


  • Choose a restore point before infection Next > Finish.


Hope these manual steps help you successfully remove the [email protected] infection from your computer. If you have performed all the above manual steps and still can’t access your files or cannot remove this nasty ransomware infection from your computer then you should choose a powerful malware removal tool. You can easily remove this harmful virus from your computer by using third party tool. It is the best and the most easy way to get rid of this infection.


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