What is YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware?
YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware is a new threat from the type of crypto viruses, which can cause irreparable harm to your data. Let’s see why you need to remove YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware and decrypt .YOUR_LAST_CHANCE files. YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware encrypts user data of various formats, for example, photos, videos, multimedia, archives, MS office documents, and so on. These files are encrypted using powerful algorithms, after which they become unreadable. Moreover, YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware changes their extension to .YOUR_LAST_CHANCE, which makes the files ultimately unusable. The attackers have compiled a special note, namely a text file _RESTORE FILES_.txt, which contains the following requirements of scammers:
*** ALL YOUR WORK AND PERSONAL FILES HAVE BEEN ENCRYPTED ***
To decrypt your files you need to buy the special software ñ “Nemesis decryptor”
You can find out the details/buy decryptor + key/ask questions
by email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com
DON’T TRY TO RESTORE YOU FILES BY YOUR SELF, YOU CAN DAMAGE FILES!
If within 24 hours you did not receive an answer by email, be sure to write to
Your personal ID: –
Scammers assure the user that he needs to purchase a special decryptor that will return the encrypted files to their original state. Oddly enough, the exact cost of the decoder is not specified. Its price can reach several thousand dollars. Of course, you do not need to pay anyone, especially since no one can be sure that the files will actually be recovered or decrypted, even if you do everything as stated in the attacker’s instructions.
We strongly recommend that you use our guides to remove YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware and decrypt .YOUR_LAST_CHANCE files.
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How to remove YOUR_LAST_CHANCE from your computer?
You may try to use anti-malware tool to remove YOUR_LAST_CHANCE 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 .YOUR_LAST_CHANCE 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 YOUR_LAST_CHANCE 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 YOUR_LAST_CHANCEs copies of files and folders which you can use to restore data on your computer. In order to restore data from Windows Backup, take the 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