This article explains the issues that occur in case of infection with Bopador virus and provides a complete Bopador virus removal guide. When following the steps below you will also find how to potentially recover .bopador files.
The Bopador virus is a nasty ransomware infection that has recently been detected in the wild. According to security researchers, it is based on the code of the infamous STOP ransomware. When started on a target machine it interferes with essential system settings and becomes able to encode target type of files. The ransomware appends the extension .bopador to the names of all corrupted files. At the end of the attack, the ransomware displays a ransom message that extorts ransom fee for files recovery.
Keep up with our guide and find out how to completely remove Bopador virus from your infected PC. If you are looking for reliable data recovery solutions, you can also check the restore files step from the guide.
|Short Description||Encrypts files on your computer and extorts a ransom fee for their recovery.|
|Symptoms||Important files are locked and renamed with .bopador extension. You see a ransom message that forces you to contact hackers for a decryption tool.|
|Distribution Method||Spam Emails, Email Attachments|
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|Data Recovery Tool||Windows Data Recovery by Stellar Phoenix Notice! This product scans your drive sectors to recover lost files and it may not recover 100% of the encrypted files, but only few of them, depending on the situation and whether or not you have reformatted your drive.|
Bopador Virus Ransomware – How Does It Infect and What Does It Do?
The Bopador virus has been identified as a strain ofSTOP ransomware. In fact, strains of the same threat have been circling around the web since the end of 2017.
According to security researchers, the Bopador STOP ransomware has recently been released in active attack campaigns. Online users worldwide are endangered by the lurking infection. As of the mechanisms used for the delivery of malicious files, they are likely to be the popular malspam, corrupted web pages, software installers, P2P networks and others.
Soon after Bopador virus is activated on a target computer system, it becomes able to perform lots of malicious operations that aim to disrupt system security. By doing this the ransomware can reach target types of files that store personal information and encode them with a hardly breakable cipher algorithm while remaining undetected.
Identical to its predecessorsDodoc virus and Berosuce virus Bopador virus has the goal to find commonly used types of files as they are more likely to store valuable information. Therefore, in case of infection with this ransomware you may find that all of the files listed below are inaccessible:
- Audio files
- Video files
- Document files
- Image files
- Backup files
- Banking credentials, etc
The main trait of an encrypted file is the extension .bopador appended to its name.
Following encryption, the ransomware drops a ransom message file – _readme.txt in an attempt to blackmail you into contacting hackers for more details on a ransom payment process. When opened the ransom message presents the following information:
Don’t worry, you can return all your files!
All your files like photos, databases, documents and other important are encrypted with strongest encryption and unique key.
The only method of recovering files is to purchase decrypt tool and unique key for you.
This software will decrypt all your encrypted files.
What guarantees you have?
You can send one of your encrypted file from your PC and we decrypt it for free.
But we can decrypt only 1 file for free. File must not contain valuable information.
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Price of private key and decrypt software is $980.
Discount 50% available if you contact us first 72 hours, that’s price for you is $490.
Please note that you’ll never restore your data without payment.
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Beware that by paying the ransom you may still be unable to recover .bopador files. Cybercriminals may send you a broken decryptor. They may also neglect your messages and stop answering you.
Remove Bopador Virus and Restore Data
The so-called Bopador virus is a threat with highly complex code designed to corrupt both system settings and valuable data. Hence the infected system could be used in a secure manner again only after the complete removal of all malicious files and objects created by Bopador ransomware. That’s why we recommend that all steps presented in the Bopador ransomware removal guide below should be completed. Beware that the manual ransomware removal is suitable for more experienced computer users. If you don’t feel comfortable with the manual steps navigate to the automatic part of the guide.