PETA ransomware encryption process
PETA ransomware is a new type of the famous encryptor, which is called STOP(DJVU). Usually this type of computer viruses is spread by the means of malicious email attachments. In order to make you open open them, hackers write to you as if they are representatives of the well-known company or a person who is looking for a job. Once you open it, your device is infected and PETA immediately proceeds the scanning process (it looks for the media files and documents) and encryption. As the result of it, your files are unreadable, as their extensions have been changed to .peta. Don’t try to remove PETA ransomware by the renaming of the files, as it’s not just addition – the virus has changed the structures of your files and removing of .peta extensions may lead to the corruption of them. The main aim of such attacks is to make you pay for decryption and that’s why hackers left ransom notes. In the case of infection with PETA this note is called _readme.txt and it contains the following information:
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:
Your personal ID:
It’s necessary to understand, that you don’t have any firm and real guarantee of them honoring their promises. Don’t pay them a cent, as the can easily trick you. So if you wonder how to remove PETA ransomware and decrypt .peta files , our guide may be helpful for you!
- How to remove PETA Ransomware from your computer
- How to remove PETA Ransomware encryption from your files
- Data Recovery
- Automated decryption tools
- Windows Previous Versions
How to remove PETA Ransomware from your computer?
We strongly recommend you to use a powerful anti-malware program that has this threat in its database. It will mitigate the risks of the wrong installation, and will remove PETA from your computer with all of its leftovers and register files.
Solution for Windows users: our choice is Norton 360 . Norton 360 scans your computer and detects various threats like PETA, then removes it with all of the related malicious files, folders and registry keys.
If you are Mac user, we advise you to use Combo Cleaner.
How to decrypt .peta files?
Once you’ve removed the virus, you are probably thinking how to decrypt .peta files. 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 PETA 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.