Ndarod ransomware is another variant that belongs to the STOP ransomware virus family. It’s main goal is the same as with any other cryptovirus out there – the virus aims to encrypt your files and hold them hostage until you pay a hefty ransom in order to get the files to work once again. Not only this, byt also the Ndarod ransomware drops a _readme.txt ransom note file, whose primary goal is to explain to victims how they can pay ransom and hence get their files to work. Read this article if you have become a victim of the Ndarod ransomware virus.
|Short Description||Aims to encrypt files on your computer and then ask you to pay ransom in order to get them to work again.|
|Symptoms||Files have the .ndarod file extension and cannot be opened. A ransom note file, called _readme.txt also appears.|
|Distribution Method||Spam Emails, Email Attachments, Executable files|
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.ndarod Files Virus – Update August 2019
The good news for all victims of STOP .ndarod ransomware is that the security researcher Michael Gillespie cracked 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 .ndarod decryption tool and learn how to proceed with the decryption process.
Have in mind that the tool is designed to support specific offline IDs, so it may not be effective for all occasions of .ndarod ransomware infections.
.ndarod Virus – How Did I Get It and What Does It Do?
The primary method via which the .ndarod file virus can be spread is likely done via spammed e-mail messages, containing virus attachments embedded in them. The e-mail attachments that are embedded in those e-mails may pretend to be invoices, receipts, .PDF files, presentations, excel worksheets or any seemingly important documents for that matter. When you open them and click on “Enable Content” to enable Macros, infection with Ndarod may begin.
Another infection method by the Ndarod virus may include different forms of virus files that are uploaded online. These virus files may pretend that they are your average free download, such as a portable program, an installer, crack, patch or any other program for that matter. In reality, they may have the infection file of the Ndarod virus embedded or they could turn out to be the infection file themselves.
Either way, once you become a victim of Ndarod virus, the first thing you will notice is the ransom note of the virus, called _readme.txt. It has the following ransom instructions:
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.
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You can send one of your encrypted file from your PC and we decrypt it for free.
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In addition to this, the Ndarod virus also uses AES encryption on all important files, like:
- Audio files.
- Text files.
After the files are detected the Ndarod virus may encrypt them, adding the .ndarod file extension to them:
Remove Ndarod Virus and Restore .ndarod Files
In order to make sure that Ndarod virus is gone from your computer, we advise you to remove it, preferrably by following the step-by-step guide underneath. It has been created with the main idea to help you reove the Ndarod virus methodologically. Not only this, but also if you want to make sure that the Ndarod virus is fully gone from your computer, we do recommend that you download and run a scan of your computer, using an advance malware removal software. Such program’s main goal is to download and run a scan of your computer to remove all virus files and protect It automatically.
Not only this, but if you want to get the .ndarod files back to normal, you can try doing so by checking out the alternative file recovery methods below. They are no way 100% guarantee to recover all files, but with their aid you may be able to get back at least some of the data, until a free decryptor for Ndarod comes out.