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I am a victim of Locky Encryptor,please help me

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#1 escalade86


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Posted 11 March 2016 - 04:00 PM

All my files are encrypted,music,pictures and all document files are damaged.They want of me a ransom 3 bitcoins to fix the mess they did to me.Please if someone can help me or have the decryption key sent me.Thank you very much.

That's the note they wrote to me:


All of your files are encrypted with RSA-2048 and AES-128 ciphers.
More information about the RSA and AES can be found here:
Decrypting of your files is only possible with the private key and decrypt program, which is on our secret server.
To receive your private key follow one of the links:
If all of this addresses are not available, follow these steps:
    1. Download and install Tor Browser: https://www.torproject.org/download/download-easy.html
    2. After a successful installation, run the browser and wait for initialization.
    3. Type in the address bar: i3ezlvkoi7fwyood.onion/17A4BE6F2E65A5AA
    4. Follow the instructions on the site.
!!! Your personal identification ID: 17A4BE6F2E65A5AA !!!

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Posted 11 March 2016 - 05:27 PM

Locky Ransomware encrypts data using AES Encryption and completely changes the filenames. Any files that are encrypted with Locky will have the .locky extension appended to the end of the filename and leave a file (ransom note) named _Locky_recover_instructions.txt. When Locky encrypts a file it will actually rename the file to the format [unique_id][identifier].locky...(i.e. something like F67091F1D24A922B1A7FC27E19A9D9BC.locky). More information in this BC News article.Unfortunately, as noted by Grinler, the site owner of Bleeping Computer in this news article, there is no known way to decrypt files encrypted by Locky.

There is an ongoing discussion in this topic where you can ask questions and seek further assistance but as noted above there is no solution to fix your encrypted files yet.When or if a solution is discovered, that information will be provided in the support topic and you will receive notification if subscribed to it. In addition, a news article most likely will be posted on the BleepingComputer front page.

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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