changes the extension of encrypted files and renames them with a .CTBL, or .CTB2 extension. Some victims have reported extensions changed to .XTBL.
The newest variants typically appends encrypted data files with a 6-7 length extension consisting of random characters
A repository of all current knowledge regarding this infection is provided by Grinler
(aka Lawrence Abrams
), in this topic: CTB Locker and Critroni Ransomware Information Guide and FAQ
There is also an ongoing discussion in this topic: CTB Locker Ransomware Support & Discussion
Rather than have everyone start individual topics, it would be best (and more manageable for staff) if you posted any questions, comments or requests for assistance in that support topic discussion. Doing that will also ensure you receive proper assistance from our crypto malware experts since they may not see this thread. To avoid unnecessary confusion...this topic is closed.
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