This article has been created in order to explain how you can remove Dharma ransomware’s .betta files variant from your computer and how you can try and restore .betta encrypted files.
And here we are, covering yet another variant of the Dharma ransomware virus – a malware strain which aims to get users to pay a hefty ransom fee in return for their personal files. The ransomware virus aims to use advanced encryption after it infects users’ computers and then use this encryption to extort victims for their files. The files, which are encrypted carry the .betta file extension in the following format – filename.id-93H2310.[ email@example.com].betta. After the encryption is done,Dharma also drops a ransom note file, which aims to notify the victims of what has happened to their files. If your computer has been infected by this variant of Dharma ransomware, please read this article as it will help you remove this Dharma variant and show you how you can try to restore files, encrypted by it.
|Name||.betta Dharma Virus|
|Type||File Encryption Ransomware|
|Short Description||A new iteration of the Dharma/CrySiS ransomware viruses. Utilizes sophisticated encryption mode on data of infected machines in order to extort victims to pay in BitCoin for their encrypted files.|
|Symptoms||Encrypts documents, images, videos and other important files and adds the .betta file suffix plus a unique ID and the e-mail to pay the ransom.|
|Distribution Method||Spam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files|
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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.|
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Remove Dharma Ransomware and Restore .betta Encrypted Files
Before starting the removal process of Dharma ransomware, be prepared for anything and always backup your files!
In order to remove this virus variant of Dharma ransomware, we would recommend that you follow the removal instructions underneath this article. They have been divided in manual and automatic removal methods with the main purpose of giving you the opportunity to try the removal yourself. If however, you do not feel confident that you will be able to remove this variant of Dharma ransomware in full or if you lack the malware removal experience the most suitable approach according to security researchers is to use an advanced anti-malware software for automatic removal.
If you want to try and restore files, encrypted by Dharma ransomware, we recommend that you read the alternative methods for file recovery in step “4. Try to Restore files encrypted by .betta Dharma Virus” underneath. They may not be a 100% working file recovery solution, but with their aid you may be able to recover some or most of your files.