Nvetud Files Virus (Ransomware) - How to Remove It And Restore Data
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Nvetud Files Virus (Ransomware) – How to Remove

What is the Nvetud virus? What are the .nvetud files? How to remove Nvetud virus? How to restore .nvetud ransomware files?

Nvetud is the name of a dangerous ransomware virus that belongs to the STOP family of viruses. This infection aims to encrypt your files and make them unreadable, adding the .nvetud extension in the process. The virus leaves a note file, called _readme.txt that contains instructions on how to pay BitCoin ransom to the criminals who have infected your computer. Read this article if your computer has been infected by the Nvetud ransomware virus.

Threat Summary

NameNvetud Virus
TypeRansomware, Cryptovirus
Short DescriptionA cryptovirus that encodes your files and wants you to pay a big ransom in order to get the encrypted files to work again.
SymptomsFiles have the .nvetud extension. The virus also shows a ransom note, called _readme.txt.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files
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Nvetud Virus – Update August 2019

The good news for all victims of STOP Nvetud ransomware is that the security researcher Michael Gillespie found weaknesses in the code of this variant and released an updated version of his STOP ransomware decrypter.

So the moment you remove all malicious files and objects from your infected system you can enter our data recovery guide where you will find a download link for the free Nvetud decryption tool and learn how to proceed with the decryption process.

Decrypt Files Encrypted by STOP Ransomware

Have in mind that the tool is designed to support specific offline IDs, so it may not be effective for all occasions of Nvetud virus ransomware infections.

Nvetud Virus – How Did I Get It and What Does It Do?

The Nvetud virus aims to enter your computer via a variety of ways. The main one of those ways could be to have the virus file of the Nvetud ransomware directly sent to your computer via e-mail. These malspam type of e-mails aim to slither the infection files by making it seem that they are important e-mail attachments, whose main goal is to create a lot of different.

Once the Nvetud ransomware virus has infected your computer, the virus may begin to drop files in the following directories:

  • %AppData%
  • %Local%
  • %LocalLow%
  • %Roaming%
  • %Temp%

The Nvetud ransomware then may begin to encrypt files. The files that may be encrypted could be from the following types:

  • Documents.
  • Images.
  • Videos.
  • Archives.
  • Audio file types.

The encrypted files are encoded via the AES encryption algorithm and may begin to appear with the .nvetud file extension added to them.

The encryption replaces blocks of data from the original file with cipher data, generating a unique decryption key in the process. To purchase off the decryption key, cyber-criminals want you to pay ransom to get the files back as they explain it in their _readme.txt ransom note that is dropped on infected computers:

ATTENTION!

Don’t worry my friend, 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.
You can get and look video overview decrypt tool: https://we.tl/t-1aaC7npeV9 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. Check your e-mail “Spam” folder if you don’t get answer more than 6 hours.
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The end goal is for you to be scared enough for your files and pay the ransom. If your computer has been infected by the .nvetud virus, we do recommend that you backup the encrypted files instead of paying ransom. This will allow you to decrypt them for free when the decryption software for this variant of STOP ransomware comes out, which is usually in couple of weeks time.

Remove Nvetud Ransomware and Try to Restore Files

In order to remove this ransomware infection thoroughly from your computer, we strongly recommend that you follow the step-by-step guide for ransomware removal below. It has been made to help you best identify all of the objects of the Nvetud virus and immediately remove them. Furthermore, be advised that you can also delete this virus automatically, in case you are in a hurry or struggle to find all of the virus files and objects. The best way to remove sophisticated infections, like Nvetud ransomware is to download and run a scan with a professional anti-malware software. This will ensure that the Nvetud ransomware is fully gone and your computer is protected from such threats in the future too.

If you want to try and restore files, encrypted by the Nvetud virus, we strongly recommend that you follow the file recovery instructions underneath. They have been created with the main goal to help you restore as many files as possible, but be advised that they do not come with a 100% guarantee to be able to recover all files.

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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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