What is ‘.ODIN extension’
.ODIN extension is a high risk ransomware virus that encrypts users file and demand a ransom amount from the user to grant access back to the files. Once installed, .ODIN extension scans for the files of various extensions like doc, txt, pdf, mp3, jpg and mp4 to encrypt them. The encrypted file is amended with .ODIN extension. .ODIN extension drops a ransom note on the desktop that instructs users how to pay the ransom, and the instructions are placed on the victims desktop in three files: “_HOWDO_text.html”, “_HOWDO_text.bmp” and “[2_digit_number]_HOWDO_text.html”. Security experts recommend not to pay any money to the criminals behind this program as they may not decrypt your data back. Rather quickly download the automatic removal tool and try recover files through data recovery options.
|Description||“.ODIN extension” 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 tool– To confirm attack of “.ODIN extension” virus on your computer.|
We would recommend to use below tool and run it on your computer to remove .ODIN extension automatically.