What is Gerosan Ransomware?
Recently, more and more users are wondering how to remove Gerosan ransomware. This is a cryptovirus that belongs to the STOP (DJVU) family that has spread throughout the world. Despite the fact that the cryptovirus is aimed at English-speaking users, this does not prevent it from encrypting user files in all corners of the globe. Gerosan encrypts user data, such as photos, videos, music, and so on. In addition to encryption, Gerosan changes the file extension to .gerosan. After encryption, the attackers demand a ransom of $980 dollars, and only after payment do they promise to send the decryption key to the user. Gerosan creates a special file _readme.txt that contains information about the purchase. Here’s what it looks like:
Don’t worry, 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.
What guarantees you have?
You can send one of your encrypted file from your PC and we decrypt it for free.
But we can decrypt only 1 file for free. File must not contain valuable information.
You can get and look video overview decrypt tool:
Price of private key and decrypt software is $980.
Discount 50% available if you contact us first 72 hours, that’s price for you is $490.
Please note that you’ll never restore your data without payment.
Check your e-mail “Spam” or “Junk” folder if you don’t get answer more than 6 hours.
To get this software you need write on our e-mail:
Reserve e-mail address to contact us:
Our Telegram account:
Your personal ID:
The attackers spend a kind of action, offering the user to pay the ransom no later than 72 hours, in which case the user will receive a discount and pay half the price, namely $490. In fact, this action is dubious, because no one wants to pay fraudsters who have attacked your data. In addition, there are no guarantees that yours will be decrypted. Anyway, we recommend you to pay attention to our guides and recommendations mentioned below. Delete Gerosan right now and decrypt your files.
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How to remove Gerosan from your computer?
You may try to use anti-malware tool to remove Gerosan ransomware from your computer. Newly advanced ransomware detection technology is able to run an instant ransomware scan, which is perfect to protect your computer in case of a new ransomware attack.
How to decrypt .Gerosan files?
Once you’ve removed the virus, you are probably thinking of recovering files from encryption. Let’s take a look at possible ways of decrypting your data.
Recover data with Data Recovery
- Download and install Data Recovery
- Select drives and folders with your files, then click Scan.
- Choose all the files in a folder, then press on Restore button.
- Manage export location.
Restore data with automated decryption tools
Unfortunately, due to the novelty of Gerosan ransomware, there are no available automatic decryptors for this encryptor yet. Still, there is no need to invest in the malicious scheme by paying a ransom. You are able to recover files manually.
You can try to use one of these methods in order to restore your encrypted data manually.
Restore data with Windows Previous Versions
This feature is working on Windows Vista (not Home version), Windows 7 and later versions. Windows saves copies of files and folders which you can use to restore data on your computer. In order to restore data from Windows Backup, take following steps:
- Open My Computer and search for the folders you want to restore;
- Right-click on the folder and choose Restore previous versions option;
- The option will show you the list of all the previous copies of the folder;
- Select restore date and the option you need: Open, Copy and Restore.
Restore the system with System Restore
You can always try to use System Restore in order to roll back your system to its condition before infection infiltration. All the Windows versions include this option.
- Type restore in the Search tool;
- Click on the result;
- Choose restore point before the infection infiltration;
- Follow the on-screen instructions.
Written by Rami D