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.Crypt File extension

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#1 UnawareofMalware


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Posted 05 June 2013 - 01:08 AM

Dear admins


please help me all of my files (*.txt *.xls *.docx *.doc *.cer *.key *.rtf *.xlsx *.text *.ppt *.pdf *.cdx *.cdr  *.js *.css *.asm *.jpg *.dbf *.mdb *.sql *.pgp) have been extended with the . crypt malware


and one  I tried to rename it the file cannot.

be read please help


And it also looks like this:

Attached File  Scam malware.PNG   17.78KB   5 downloads


and I saw a .txt file near the picture one day ago

Attached File  WARNING.txt   707bytes   2 downloads

it's contents are:

Your identification number: 1911
Your files with extentions (*.txt *.xls *.docx *.doc *.cer *.key *.rtf *.xlsx *.text *.ppt *.pdf *.cdx *.cdr  *.js *.css *.asm *.jpg *.dbf *.mdb *.sql *.pgp)
and many othes have been blocked. To purchase unlock code please contact us: Gertiwhp817@hotmail.com Price 300 USD.If you attempt to remove the informer, you may lose all your files forever.
Q: How can I make sure that you can really decipher my files?
A: You can send one of ciphered file by email Gertiwhp817@hotmail.com (Indicate your ID in the message title),
in the response message you receive the deciphered file.



And i also tried sending a mail to this Gertiwhp817@hotmail.com

And it only replied this:

You can unlock all your files by paying $300.
To buy the unlock code you need pay $300 via Western Union (www.westernunion.com) or MoneyGram (www.moneygram.com).
To receive payment instructions please send an email with the subject "Request for payment details".
Q: How can I make sure that you can really decipher my files?  
A: You can send one of ciphered file by email (Indicate your ID in the message subject), in the response message you receive the deciphered file.
Help is appreciated
btw The model I am using is a
Dell Laptop
Core i7


Another Problem has risen:

It Crashed and when it asked to do system restore i tried it and now it is all black screen and still i can use my task manager and run other .exes like firefox.exe and chrome.exe but explorer.exe does not work at all

and there is no windows

Edited by UnawareofMalware, 05 June 2013 - 07:45 PM.

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