Complete Survey On SlankCryptor Ransomware
SlankCryptor Ransomware is recognized as one of the worst file locking ransomware trojan that can easily sneaks into the compromised computer system so that they can easily encrypts all the crucial sensitive data of the victim that are stored on the infected computer system. It is capable of contaminating several Windows based computer system such as 10, Vista, Win 32/64, XP, 7, 8/8.1 etc and different kinds of famous Web Search Engine Browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Safari, Google Chrome etc. The chief aim behind the designing of such ransomware by the cyber criminals is to extract enormous amount of ransom money from the victimized users of the corrupted system.
Basic Features Of SlankCryptor Ransomware
SlankCryptor Ransomware is a newly detected crypto-virus whose name was taken from the popular Indonesian rock band called Slank and can easily propagated into the targeted machines through several deceptive ways such as free file hosting websites, untrustworthy downloading sources, software bundling method, online gaming server, reading junked e-mail attachments, click commercial ads embedded malicious codes, fake software updater, download free things from untrusted websites, pornographic or adult sites, clicking suspicious pop-up ads, hacked executable files, untrustworthy third party software down-loader, fake invoices, corrupted external drives, peer to peer file sharing network, email spam campaigns etc. As the encryption process gets completed by using a powerful encryption algorithms either AES or RSA crypto-graphy. Then it tries to append the extension name of each encrypted file through adding .slank extension as a suffix of file names.
Harmful Effects Of SlankCryptor Ransomware
SlankCryptor Ransomware is a crypto-locker whose prime motive is to extort huge amount of ransom money from the innocent users of the affected computer system. After the modification of extension name it tries to leaves a ransom demanding note on the infected computer screen which is having a photograph of the Slank band and a message to transfer the demanded amount to the remote hackers otherwise its computer system will be booted and the hard drive will get corrupted.
How To Eliminate SlankCryptor Ransomware From Infected Computer
When the user notices that its system got affected by SlankCryptor Ransomware and wanted to delete SlankCryptor Ransomware from the contaminated system then must use an updated anti-virus program for complete erasing of such threats from the infected computer system.