Infected with Cyspt Ransomware? Need to decrypt your files?
What is Cyspt Ransomware
Today we will focus on Cyspt cryptovirus, which belongs to the AresCrypt family. And so, this is a cryptovirus that shuffles user files using the AES algorithm. After making any changes, the files cannot be used. Moreover, Cyspt changes the extension of the infected files to .OOFNIK. Also, the cryptovirus creates a special file (dialog box) that contains information about what happened. You will find his image below:
Cyspt has locked your PC!!!!
What Happened to My Computer?
Your important files are encrypted.
Many of your documents, photos, videos, databases, and other files are no longer accessible because they have been encrypted. Maybe you are busy looking for a way to recover your files, but do not waste your time. Nobody can recover your files without our decryption service.
In addition, your PC will be unable to close this without restarting, which will be fatal to your files.
Can I Recover My Files?
Sure. We guarantee that you can recover all your files safely and easily.
But if you want to decrypt all your files, you need to pay.
You only have 24 hours to submit the initial, low rate payment. After that the price will be doubled.
Also, if you don't pay in 3 days, you won't be able to recover your files forever.
How Do I Pay?
Payment is accepted in Bitcoin only. For more information, click
Please check the current price of Bitcoin and buy some bitcoins. For more information, click
And send the correct amount to the address specified in this window.
To confirm the payment, send a message to email@example.com
Send your unique id, along with your Bitcoin account
After your payment, click
Once the payment is checked, you can start decrypting your files immediately.
DO NOT REMOVE OUR SOFTWARE OR REBOOT.
THIS WILL RESULT IN AN AUTOMATIC REVOCATION OF OUR DECRYPTION SERVICES.
Send $40 worth of Bitcoin to this address:
Fraudsters demand a ransom in the form of bitcoins for decrypting files. Also, the dialog box contains a countdown timer, which once again terrifies the user. However, you don’t even have to pay 1 cent for decryption. There is no guarantee that the scammers will actually return your files, even if you pay the full amount ($40). You can read our recommendations to try to delete Cyspt and decrypt your files.
Update: Use following service to identify the version and type of ransomware you were attacked by: ID Ransomware. If you want to decrypt your files, please follow our instruction below or, if you have any difficulties, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org. We really can help to decrypt your files.
How Cyspt Ransomware infected your PC
Like many viruses of this type, Cyspt comes through unprotected user networks, taking the form of attachments in spam ezines or updates for programs and utilities. Moreover, this is due to the fact that users do not use antiviruses and other programs that can really protect your computer. Also, we suggest you familiarize yourself with our guides to remove Cyspt and decrypt your files.
First of all, don’t panic. Follow these easy steps below.
1. Start your computer in Safe Mode with networking. To do that, restart your computer before your system starts hit F8 several times. This will Cyspt Ransomware system from loading and will show Advanced boot options screen. Choose Safe mode with networking option from the options list using up and down arrows on your keyboard and hit Enter.
2. Log in to the system infected with the Cyspt Ransomware virus. Launch your Internet browser and download a reliable anti-malware program and start a full system scan. Once the scan is complete, review scan results and remove all entries detected.
Wipersoft – fully removes all instances of Cyspt Ransomware – files, folders, registry keys.
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Restore your files using shadow copies
- Download and run Stellar Data Recovery.
- Select type of files you want to restore and click Next.
- Select the drive and folder where your files are located and date that you want to restore them from and press Scan.
- Once the scanning process is done, click Recover to restore your files.
Step 2: Remove following files and folders of Cyspt Ransomware:
Related connections or other entries:
How to decrypt files infected by Cyspt Ransomware?
You can try to use manual methods to restore and decrypt your files.
Decrypt files manually
Restore the system using System Restore
Although latest versions of Cyspt Ransomware remove system restore files, this method may help you to partially restore your files. Give it a try and use standard System Restore to revive your data.
- Initiate the search for ‘system restore‘
- Click on the result
- Choose the date before the infection appearance
- Follow the on-screen instructions
Roll the files back to the previous version
Previous versions can be copies of files and folders created by Windows Backup (if it is active) or copies of files and folders created by System Restore. You can use this feature to restore files and folders that you accidentally modified or deleted, or that were damaged. This feature is available in Windows 7 and later versions.
- Right-click the file and choose Properties
- Open the Previous Version tab
- Select the latest version and click Copy
- Click Restore
Protect your computer from ransomware
Most modern antiviruses can protect your PC from ransomware and crypto-trojans, but thousands of people still get infected. There are several programs that use different approach t protect from ransomware and lockers. One of the best is HitmanPro.Alert with CryptoGuard. You may already know HitmanPro as famous cloud-based anti-malware scanner. Check out ultimate active protection software from SurfRight.
Written by Rami Douafi