What is ‘.scarab file extension’
.scarab file extension is a horrible ransomware virus that makes the infected PC totally useless. It intrude the PC through spam mail attachments and file downloaded from fake links. Once dropped successfully, .scarab file extension immediately scan the whole system and lock your personal files. It uses a malicious encryption algorithm and then alters the filenames by adding a .scarab extension to them. It then asks users to pay a ransom amount to decrypt their data, which is completely bogus claims. Scammer behind this ransomware virus are not going to decrypt your file rather, by doing so you may lose both of your money as well as data permanently. Additionally .scarab file extension edits registry and sub registry values to hide deep within the system and execute easily. Once it starts to execute, .scarab file extension also drops spying programs like keyloggers which is used to record keystrokes entered by the user. Victims can lose their sensitive information like login details, e-mail credentials or other financial data. Thus .scarab file extension must be removed quickly.