Precise Knowledge About Kvag Ransomware
Kvag Ransomware is an highly advanced file encrypting ransomware which mainly belongs to famous family named Stop/ Djvu Ransomware. According to some malware researchers this ransomware infection is categorized under the crypto-currency extortion based malware threat which is capable of contaminating many Windows Operating System like XP, 10, Vista, 8.1/ 8, Win 32/64, 7 etc and various popular Search Engine Browsers such as Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera etc. It can easily appends the extension name of each encrypted files by adding ".kvag" extension as a suffix of each encrypted files. It uses a powerful encrypting algorithms either symmetric or asymmetric cryptography for encrypting all the sensitive files that are saved on the corrupted system. This ransomware is able to modifies the host files and other system settings just to make the infected user’s file to be useless. The chief aim behind promoting this malware by the cyber extortionist is to lock down all confidential files of the victim and then extort enormous amount of ransom from them.
Characteristics Of Kvag Ransomware
Kvag Ransomware is identified as a pernicious data locking ransomware that can secretly get penetrated into the targeted computer system by using some spreading methods such as corrupted external drives, online gaming server, untrustworthy third party software down-loader, peer to peer file sharing network, download free things from untrusted websites, fake invoices, hacked executable files, untrustworthy downloading sources, click commercial ads embedded malicious codes, free file hosting websites etc. After the completion of encryption process it can drop a ransom demanding note in _readme.txt format on the system screen of the victim. It provides an email address of the cyber criminals such as [email protected] or [email protected] to get the contact details and payment techniques by using any crypto-currency like Bitcoin or Monero.
Negative Impacts Caused By Kvag Ransomware
Kvag Ransomware is a crypto-malware which mainly uses the file encoding ciphers to make monetary benefits by unreadable data of the victim. It compels the affected user to buy its decryption tool and unique key in order to gain access to their encrypted files. If they contact within the 24 hrs of encryption then they have to pay only $490 instead of $980 because they will get 50% discount.
How To Delete Kvag Ransomware
If you feel that your system is infected with a ransomware then for deleting Kvag Ransomware from the deceived computer system and its associated files. You must need a reliable anti-malware for deep scanning and a removal program for eliminating this harmful ransomware.