[firstname.lastname@example.org].BANKS is highly critical ransomware virus that is allegedly distributed among users via spam email attachments. It uses AES-256 encryption method to lock the files and place a ransom note for victims. Whenever user attempts to open the encrypted file, [email@example.com].BANKS open ups a program window that says ‘Attention!’ and your documents, images, videos and MP3s are locked and informs users to by a file named # DECRYPT MY FILES #.vbs placed on their desktop to receive instructions for paying the ransom and getting the decryption key. But it will be foolish to pay asked ransom amount as they are not likely to receive any decryption key as well as lose their money. Thus users should choose an effective backup solution and other cloud storage to protect your data.
|Name||” [firstname.lastname@example.org].BANKS “|
|Description||” [email@example.com].BANKS ” encrypts files, videos, images and texts stored on the target PC with .bin extension 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.|
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