How To Remove Cryptoshocker Ransomware Virus

What is ‘Cryptoshocker’

“Cryptoshocker” is an another variant of ransomware virus that belongs to crypto-malware family. On being dropped Cryptoshocker encrypts user data using AES cipher and asks a ransom payment of 200$ to give access to the files. After completing the encryption, Cryptoshocker Ransomware deletes the Shadow copies of the files so that user may not be able to recover it. However, users are advised not to pay any ransom as it will never decrypt your files back. It is just a trick to cheat you and take money. Follow the removal guide to get rid of Cryptoshocker.

Threat’s Summary:

Name “Cryptoshocker”
Type Ransomware
Risk Impact High
Description “Cryptoshocker” encrypts files, videos, images and texts stored on the target PC and demand a ransom amount from users.
Possible Symptoms Avoid access to files, Deliver of Fake error warnings, avoid visiting useful web address, Change of browser settings and adding up start-up codes to Registry Editor.
Detection / Removal Tool Download the Detection/Removal toolTo confirm attack of “Cryptoshocker” virus on your computer.


We would recommend to use below tool and run it on your computer to remove Cryptoshocker automatically.

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