.GRAFF Virus - Remove it and Restore Encrypted Files

.GRAFF Virus – Remove it and Restore Encrypted Files

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This blog post has been crated to help you remove the .GRAFF file ransomware and restore files that have been encrypted by this cyber-threat on your PC.

Yet another instance of GlobeImposter ransomware has hit the wild, massively encrypting the important files on infecected computer systems. The ransomware’s primary purpose is to leave behind an intimidating ransom note which’s solely purpose is to extort the victim into making a ransom payoff. Similar to the other variants of GlobeImposter, this one also uses a custom file extension, driving researchers into believing the many variants are created by the same people. If your computer has been infected by the .GRAFF GlobeImposter ransomware, we strongly advise that you remove this virus from your computer and restore files that have been encrypted by it, by reading this article carefully.

SensorsTechForum is currently looking into .GRAFF ransomware and will update this article shortly.

Threat Summary

Name.GRAFF Virus
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionGlobeImposter variant. Encrypts the files on the computer it has previously infected and then asks the owner to pay a ransom to get their important files back.
SymptomsDocuments, audio files, videos, images, archvies are encrypted. The .GRAFF file extension is added along with a ransom note.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files
Detection Tool See If Your System Has Been Affected by .GRAFF Virus


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User ExperienceJoin Our Forum to Discuss .GRAFF Virus.
Data Recovery ToolWindows 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.


Ventsislav Krastev

Ventsislav has been covering the latest malware, software and newest tech developments at SensorsTechForum for 3 years now. He started out as a network administrator. Having graduated Marketing as well, Ventsislav also has passion for discovery of new shifts and innovations in cybersecurity that become game changers. After studying Value Chain Management and then Network Administration, he found his passion within cybersecrurity and is a strong believer in basic education of every user towards online safety.

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