What type of threat are you dealing with

UNNAMED ransomware will try to lock your data, which is why it is classified as file-encrypting malware. Ransomware is the the more often classification, however. If you recall having opened a spam email attachment, pressing on a weird advert or downloading from sources that are not exactly trustworthy, that’s how the threat might have got access to your computer. We’ll explain the possible methods further and give tips on how similar infections may be avoided in the future. If you’re worried about the harm a ransomware infection can cause, familiarize yourself with ways to prevent a threat from entering. It may be particularly shocking to find your files locked if it is your first time coming across ransomware, and you have no idea what it is. Soon after you notice that something is wrong, you’ll see a ransom message, which will explain that in order to unlock the files, you need to pay money. If you have opted to pay the ransom, keep in mind that you are dealing with crooks who won’t feel morally bound to send you a decryption tool after they get the payment. It is much more probable that you won’t get assistance from them. Furthermore, your money would support other malware projects in the future. We recommend looking into free decryption tool available, a malicious software specialist might have been able to crack the ransomware and develop a decryptor. Try to find a free decryption software before you make a choice. If you did create backup prior to the ransomware infection, after you eliminate UNNAMED ransomware there should be no problems when it comes to data recovery.

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Ransomware spread ways

There are various ways the threat may have entered your computer. Typically, ransomware tends to employ pretty basic methods to contaminate devices, but it is also probable infection happened via something more sophisticated. Spam email and malware downloads are popular among low-level ransomware creators/spreaders as not much skill is required to implement them. Ransomware through spam is still possibly the most frequent infection method. Criminals add the ransomware to a somewhat legitimate seeming email, and send it to hundreds or even thousands of people, whose email addresses were sold by other criminals. If you do do know about these spam campaigns, the email will be quite obvious, but if you have never run into one before, you might not realize what is happening. You may see particular signs that an email may be malicious, such as grammar mistakes in the text, or the nonsense email address. Criminals also like to use famous company names to not rouse suspicion. Therefore, even if you do know the sender, always check whether the email address matches to the actual sender’s address. A red flag should also be the greeting not having your name, or anywhere else in the email for that matter. Senders whose attached files are valuable enough to be opened should be familiar with your name, thus common greetings like Sir/Madam, User or Customer would not be used. As an example, if you receive an email from Amazon, your name will be automatically included if you are their customer.

To summarize, before you open files added to emails, ensure that the sender is legitimate. And when on a dubious page, avoid advertisements as much as possible. Those adverts won’t necessarily be safe, and you could end up on a website that’ll initiate a malicious download. Whatever the advert could be offering you, try not to press on it. Furthermore, you ought to refrain from downloading from unreliable sources. If Torrents are your favored download source, at least only download torrents that have been used by other users. Another contamination method is through vulnerabilities that could be discovered in software, the malware might use those vulnerabilities to contaminate a system. In order for those vulnerabilities to not be used, you need to keep your programs updated. Updates are released on a regular basis by software vendors, you just need to install them.

What happened to your files

If you launch the ransomware malware file, it’ll scan your device for certain files to encrypt. All files that may be important to you, like photos and documents will be targeted. The ransomware will use a strong encryption algorithm for file encryption once they’ve been discovered. The file extension added will help detect which files have been affected. The ransom note, which you should notice soon after the ransomware is done encrypting your files, will then ask payment from you to get a decryptor. How much money you’re asked to pay varies from ransomware to ransomware, you could be requested $20 or a $1000. While generally, malware investigators consider paying to be a bad idea, it is your decision to make. You might have other file restoring means available, therefore that ought to be researched before you make any decisions. There is also a chance that there is a free decryptor available, if people specializing in malware research were successful in cracking the ransomware. You could also just not remember uploading your files somewhere, at least some of them. Or maybe the Shadow copies of your files were not removed, which indicated that by employing a certain software, you may be able to restore them. If you do not wish for this occurring again, we hope you have got some type of backup. In case backup is an option, first terminate UNNAMED ransomware and only then go to file restoring.

UNNAMED ransomware uninstallation

First of all, just to be clear we don’t recommend manual elimination. If you do something wrong, irreversible harm might be caused to your device. Our suggestion would be to get a malicious software removal program instead. Those utilities are developed to eliminate UNNAMED ransomware or similarly malicious threats, so you shouldn’t run into trouble. Your files will stay encrypted however, because the program cannot help you in that regard. You yourself will need to look into file restoring methods instead.


Learn how to remove UNNAMED ransomware from your computer

Step 1. Delete UNNAMED ransomware via Safe Mode with Networking

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart. win7-restart UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  2. When it is restarting, start pressing F8 until Advanced Boot Options appear.
  3. Go down to Safe Mode with Networking. win7-safe-mode UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  4. Once your computer loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete UNNAMED ransomware.

b) Windows 8/Windows 10

  1. Click the power button from the Start menu, hold the key Shift and press Restart. win10-restart UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Startup settings. win-10-startup UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  3. Go down to Enable Safe Mode and press Restart. win10-safe-mode UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  4. Once your browser loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete UNNAMED ransomware.

Step 2. Delete UNNAMED ransomware via System Restore

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart win7-restart UNNAMED ransomware Removal.
  2. When it is restarting, start pressing F8 until Advanced Boot Options appear.
  3. Go down to Safe Mode with Command Prompt. win7-safe-mode UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  4. In Command Prompt, enter cd restore and press Enter.
  5. Then type in rstrui.exe and press Enter. win7-command-prompt UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  6. In the System Restore window that appears, click Next, select restore point, and press Next again.
  7. Press Yes.

b) Windows 8/Windows 10

  1. Click the power button from the Start menu, hold the key Shift and press Restart. win10-restart UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Command Prompt. win-10-startup UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  3. In Command Prompt, enter cd restore and press Enter.
  4. Then type in rstrui.exe and press Enter. win10-command-prompt UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  5. In the System Restore window that appears, click Next, select restore point, and press Next again.
  6. Press Yes.

Step 3. Recover your data

If ransomware has encrypted your files, it may be possible to recover them using one of the below mentioned methods. However, they will not always work, and the best way to ensure you do not lose your files is to have backup.

a) Method 1. Recover files via Data Recovery Pro

  1. Download Data Recovery Pro.
  2. Once it's installed, launch it and start a scan. data-recovery-pro UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  3. If the program is able to recover the files, you should be able to get them back. data-recovery-pro-scan UNNAMED ransomware Removal

b) Method 2. Recover files via Windows Previous Versions

If System Restore was enabled before you lost access to your files, you should be able to recover them via Windows Previous Versions.
  1. Find and right-click on the file you want to recover.
  2. Press Properties and then Previous Versions. win-previous-version UNNAMED ransomware Removal
  3. Select the version and press Restore.

c) Method 3. Recover files via Shadow Explorer

If the ransomware did not delete Shadow Copies of your files, you should be able to recover them via Shadow Explorer.
  1. Download Shadow Explorer from shadowexplorer.com.
  2. After you install it, open it.
  3. Select the disk with the encrypted files, choose a date.
  4. If folders that you want to recover appear, press Export. shadowexplorer UNNAMED ransomware Removal