About this threat
.[email@example.com].dewar files file-encoding malware, usually known as ransomware, will encrypt your data. Threat may have serious consequences, as encrypted files might be permanently damaged. Because of this, and the fact that infection occurs pretty easily, ransomware is thought to be very dangerous. Infection can occur through means like spam emails, infected adverts or bogus downloads. And once it’s launched, it will launch its data encoding process, and once the process is complete, it will ask that you pay a certain amount to get a utility to decrypt data, which ought to in theory decrypt your data. You will possibly be asked to pay a minimum of a couple hundred dollars, depending on what file encrypting malware you have, and how valuable your files are. We don’t advise paying, no matter how little you are asked to pay. Considering cyber crooks will feel no obligation to recover your data, we doubt they will not just take your money. There are a lot of accounts of people receiving nothing after giving into with the requests. This type of thing could reoccur or your computer could crash, thus it would be wiser to invest the money into backup. There are many options to choose from, and we are certain you will find one best suiting your needs. For those who did take the time to make copies of the files before the infection took place, simply eliminate .[firstname.lastname@example.org].dewar files and recover files from where you’re storing them. Malicious program like this is hiding all over the place, and contamination is likely to happen again, so you have to be ready for it. If you wish your device to be malware-free, you will have to learn about malicious software and what to do to prevent them.