Understand About DRV Ransomware
DRV Ransomware is a newly detected malware that can be categorized under the ransomware family. This can be identified as a new variant of the HiddenTear Ransomware that can be regarded as a file encrypting ransomware. Because it is able to encrypts all the confidential files of the victim that are saved on the infected computer system by using a powerful highly advanced encryption algorithms either symmetric or asymmetric crypto-graphy. It can infects several popular Web Browsers Search Engines like Microsoft Edge, Opera, Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox etc and various Windows based Operating System such as Vista, XP, Win 32/64, 7, 8/8.1, 10 etc. After the successful encryption process it tries to modifies the extension name of each encrypted files by adding ‘.lasan’ extension as a suffix to encrypted file name.
Spreading Technique Of DRV Ransomware
DRV Ransomware is a data locking crypto-threat which can easily gets intruded into the victimized computer system through pornographic or adult sites, untrustworthy downloading sources, fake invoices, reading junked e-mail attachments, free file hosting websites, hacked executable files, untrustworthy third party software down-loader, peer to peer file sharing network, clicking suspicious pop-up ads, fake software updater, downloading torrents websites, corrupted external drives, online gaming server, email spam campaigns, software bundling method etc. As the encryption procedure gets completed it tries to drops a ransom alert note on the desktop of the victimized computer system. And demands for large amount of illegal money which has to be paid using any crypto-currency like Bitcoin. It also provides the email address of the cyber criminals to get in touch with them as per need.
Negative Impacts Of DRV Ransomware
DRV Ransomware is a destructive crypto-virus that can lock down all the essential user files which is saved on the infected machines. The creators of this threat compels the victim to buy its decryption key in order to get access those encrypted files again. It threaten the victim to pay the entire demanded ransom money within the given time limit otherwise entire files would get deleted from the infected system.
How To Remove DRV Ransomware
When the affected users feels that its all important files got damaged due to DRV Ransomware and have to delete DRV Ransomware by using a reliable anti-malware tool. For this they have to read and follow all the rules that are as mentioned below.