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Radxlove7@india.com Virus Remove and Restore .Xtbl Files

radxlove7-ransomware-sensorstechforum-mainA ransomware virus reported to belong to the CrySiS and .xtbl ransomware variants has been reported to encrypt user files on Windows computers with a strong military grade ciphers. The XTBL variants are usually reported to use AES, RSA, and CBC-mode to encrypt user files which are terrible news because the direct tampering with files may lead to their permanent scrambling which makes the recovery process impossible. All users infected by the Radxlove7@india.com ransomware are advised to follow the step-by-step instructions in this article to remove this virus and attempt alternative methods to restore the files while we post an update with decryption if it becomes publicly available for free.

UPDATE! Kaspersky malware researchers have released a Shade decryptor which can decode files encoded by the the Shade ransomware variants. Since this includes the .xtbl file extension, we have created instructions on how to decrypt your .xtbl files. The instructions can be found on the link below:
Decrypt Files Encrypted by Shade Ransowmare

Threat Summary

NameRadxlove7@india.com Ransowmare
Short DescriptionA variant of the .XTBL ransomware viruses. Encrypts files with a strong encryption and drops a ransom note with payoff for decryption instructions.
SymptomsAfter encryption the ransomware may steal information and appends .xtbl extension after every file.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments, File Sharing Networks.
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Radxlove7@india.com Ransomware – Distribution

To spread, Radxlove7@india.com crypto-virus may undertake a massive spam campaign with e-mails that may resemble legitimate messages and services, like PayPal, your bank, and others. The e-mails may contain convincing topics, like claiming your account has been suspended, etc.

The body of the e-mail may contain malicious URLs that may cause redirects to websites that can perform the infection via a JavaScript that is malicious or a drive-by download of the malware itself.

Another form of distributing the payload of Radxlove7@india.com ransomware is to upload an exploit kit file directly as an e-mail attachment. The file may pretend to be a Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) document or a .pdf file that has important information in it, driving users to download it. From, there the infection may begin and the exploit kit may connect to the servers of cyber-crooks and download the obfuscated payload.

Radxlove7@india.com Ransomware – More Information About It

Upon infection, the payload of Radxlove7@india.com has been reported to be consisting of a malicious executable file and two ransom note files. Instead of modifying registry entries to run the executables on startup, the malware directly drops them onto the %Startup% folder of Windows, to make them run when you boot your PC.

These are the payload files that may be associated with the Radxlove7@india.com variant:

→C:\Users\{User’s profile}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\Decryption instructions.jpg
C:\Users\{User’s profile}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\Decryption instructions.txt
C:\Users\{User’s profile}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\{malicious payload file}.exe
C:\Windows\System32\{malicious payload file}.exe

When Radxlove7@india.com ransomware has ran, the virus begins to encrypt the files of the compromised computer. It may look for several different types of widely used files, like videos, photos, documents, etc. The file extensions it may scan for to encrypt may vary, but are most often widely used ones, for example:


After encryption, the Radxlove7@india.com Ransomware may add a file extension to the encrypted files. An encrypted file by this virus may look like the following:


After file encryption, the Radxlove7@india.com ransomware starts displaying it’s ransom notes, asking users to contact the e-mail address in question. Malware researchers strongly advise against paying any ransom money and if you are to contact them to ask them to decrypt one file as a guarantee. Such file may then later be used for file decryption in combination with the encrypted file if a decryptor is released to the public. In the meantime, we advise removing Radxlove7@india.com and trying other methods to get your files back.

Remove Radxlove7@india.com Ransomware and Restore .xtbl Encrypted Files

Before attempting file decryption, we strongly urge you to remove this threat using the removal instructions posted underneath. They are focused on helping you perform the removal effectively. Furthermore, since the files in this article may not be the only ones associated with Radxlove7@india.com ransomware, users are advised to use an advanced anti-malware program for better removal results.

In case you are looking for methods to restore files encrypted by Radxlove7@india.com virus, we have suggested several alternative methods that you can try. They are posted in step “3. Restore files encrypted by Radxlove7@india.com Ransomware” below.

IMPORTANT: If you are to try direct file decryption with Kaspersky’s tools bear in mind that this may break your files because this ransomware may have CBC-mode on the encrypted files. This is why we advise you to make copies of the encrypted files if you are to try this.

Manually delete Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare from your computer

Note! Substantial notification about the Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare threat: Manual removal of Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare requires interference with system files and registries. Thus, it can cause damage to your PC. Even if your computer skills are not at a professional level, don’t worry. You can do the removal yourself just in 5 minutes, using a malware removal tool.

1. Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare files and objects
2.Find malicious files created by Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare on your PC
3.Fix registry entries created by Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare on your PC

Automatically remove Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare by downloading an advanced anti-malware program

1. Remove Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare with SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool
2. Back up your data to secure it against infections and file encryption by Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare in the future
3. Restore files encrypted by Radxlove7@india.com Ransowmare
Optional: Using Alternative Anti-Malware Tools

Vencislav Krustev

A network administrator and malware researcher at SensorsTechForum with passion for discovery of new shifts and innovations in cyber security. Strong believer in basic education of every user towards online safety.

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