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#1 bcosminn

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Posted 09 February 2016 - 05:20 AM

Hello! My problem started 3 days ago when all my documents, music and photos was renamed (random letters and numbers) and extension was changed. New files looks like this "4v2hyht7.b68". I didn't make anything because I didn't want to distroy something. I have windows 8. Is any possibility to get my files back? Thanks!

 



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Posted 09 February 2016 - 05:50 AM

It's ransomware. See info below compiled by quietman7

 

A repository of all current knowledge regarding TeslaCrypt, Alpha Crypt and newer variants is provided by Grinler (aka Lawrence Abrams), in this topic: TeslaCrypt and Alpha Crypt Ransomware Information Guide and FAQ.

Currently, there is no way of decrypting TeslaCrypt 3.0 .xxx, .ttt, or .micro variants since they use a different protection/key exchange algorithm, a different method of key storage and the key for them cannot be recovered. The .xxx, .ttt and .micro variants do not have a SharedSecret*PrivateKey so they are not supported by the current version of TeslaViewer. If infected with any of these extensions, backup all your encrypted files and wait for solution.

There is an ongoing discussion in this topic where you can ask questions and seek further assistance.

You can also post comments in the related BC News article:

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 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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