Instruction to Eliminate .maktub file extension
My System files have been injected with .maktub file extension. I am unable to open even single files as previous states. While I try to open even single files it demands money. What I should do please guide me:-
Introduction about .maktub file extension
.maktub file extension is a malicious program which comes from ransomware family. It has been invade all versions Windows Based Operating System like as Windows XP, Windows7, Windows8, Windows10 and the most recent version Windows10. It has been developed by the remote hacker with the motto to makes money through phishing online users. The main purpose of this virus target compromised PC and makes its useless by decrypted all useful files including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Text, Documents etc. it comes in to the System with the packages of System Software program like as Video downloader, Download Manager, PDF creator etc which users download through dubious sites. it mostly spreads from one PC to another System by the sharing files through network environments and other social engineering techniques.
Just after successfully encrypt the System files .maktub file extension will demand ransom money by sending ransom note in to the form of text message on the computer screen. This message contains the ransom money about 500 US dollars as a bit coins and the instruction to decrypt all useful files. It also shows threat full message if users will not send demand money on time they will unable to recover files forever.
According to the expert users don’t be make fool and don’t try to send money to the hacker with panic. It is only a trick to phishing online user for own trap for making money. There is no any guaranteed that they will decrypt all useful files after payment. In this way .maktub file extension will gather your private and sensitive details like as Email-id, password, bank account details, IP address etc which forwarded them later to the remote hacker places for evil purpose.
What users should do?
In this situation users should firstly take serious action to remove .maktub file extension as quickly as possible from System completely. Then after use back-up files to restore all useful files if available otherwise they must install recovery software program through official site to recover all useful files instantly in to Windows.