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PC Security and Protection => Malware Removal Questions and Guides => Topic started by: never on December 18, 2015, 05:22:04 pm

Title: Remove .him0m Ransomware and Restore Encrypted Files
Post by: never on December 18, 2015, 05:22:04 pm
A new ransomware variant, encrypting user documents and pictures with the .him0m file extension. The ransomware is strongly believed to be using a unique key encryption algorhithm and Sensorstechforum`s team is currently researching on decyrption methods. It is reported by affected users on forums to use a w32 injector type of trojan and to display a READMENOWORELSE.txt file featuring the following ransom message:

(http://sensorstechforum.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/readthisorelse-ransomware-.him0m-sensorstechforum.png)

More information and instructions on removing and trying to decrypt files affected by the ransomware you may find in this article:

http://sensorstechforum.com/remove-him0m-ransomware-and-restore-the-encrypted-files/ (http://sensorstechforum.com/remove-him0m-ransomware-and-restore-the-encrypted-files/)

I am reminding you that this is an open discussion about the .him0m ransomware. It is advisable to share your experience, ask us questions and upload encrypted files that are not important to you so that we collectively assist each other in the research about the decryption of the files.

Best Regards,
never