Infected with SEND.ID.TO Ransomware? Need to decrypt your files?
What is SEND.ID.TO Ransomware
SEND.ID.TO is cryptovirus extorting money from users. After it penetrates your system, it encrypts your files in various formats, including Office documents, multimedia, photos, videos and more. Also, it is worth noting that it encrypts user data using a special algorithm AES-256, which makes these files unusable. This adds a compound extension to which rules of the following type .SEND.
The important files on your computer have been encrypted
with military grade AES-256 bit encryption.
The only way to get access to your files - enter the decryption key.
We garantee that you can recover all your files safely and easily.
All you need to do is submit the payment and purchase the private key.
1. Send $400 worth of Bitcoin to following adress:
If you don't know about Bitcoin you can buy it from here:
www.coinbase.com or www.localbitcoins.com or try google.com
2. After payment send your ID and contact email to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
YOUR ID: **********
and we will send INSTRUCTIONS and KEY for recovery.
PLEASE DON'T EVEN TRY TO RECOVER FILES BY YOURSELF
IN CASE IF YOU WILL TRY TO DO SOMETHING WITHOUT KEY
ACCESS TO YOUR FILES WILL BE PERMANENTLY LOST!
DON'T EVEN TOUCH ANYTHING! OR
ACCESS TO YOUR FILES WILL BE PERMANENTLY LOST!
Scammers indicate the amount from 400 to 700 dollars for a ransom. Of course, this is a lot of money. However, we do not recommend you to pay, as there is no guarantee that the attackers will actually return your files to you. Moreover, the virus can delete shadow copies of files and system restore points, so as not to allow you to decrypt files yourself. Below we provide detailed instructions to try to remove SEND.ID.TO 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 SEND.ID.TO Ransomware infected your PC
In most cases, SEND.ID.TO penetration and, as a result, file encryption occurs due to the fact that users very rarely use legitimate and adequate antivirus software. Instead, users often use free antiviruses that cannot secure your computer properly. Of course, you need to use paid programs that really can protect your system. If SEND.ID.TO already came and encrypted your files, then use our instructions to remove it right now.
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 SEND.ID.TO 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 SEND.ID.TO 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 SEND.ID.TO Ransomware – files, folders, registry keys.
You may find more detailed information about antivirus products in our article – Top 5 Antivirus Software for Windows
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 SEND.ID.TO Ransomware:
Related connections or other entries:
How to decrypt files infected by SEND.ID.TO 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 SEND.ID.TO 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