Do You Know How Dangerous the TRAPGET Virus Is?
TRAPGET Virus is one of the most malicious computer threat . It is discovered that TRAPGET Virus can enter a computer through links on porn websites, attached files of spam emails and installer of free download apps. If you carelessly let it get inside your system, you will experience the worst system security problem.
TRAPGET Virus is used to encrypt your personal files and make money for the hacker. In order to restore your files, you will be demanded to buy a decryption key that costs a bomb. The ransom fees have to be transferred to hacker’s account through Bitcoin, thus even you call FBI or police, these cyber criminals cannot be tracked or arrested. You may think that the last thing you can do is to send money to them so that you can recovery your files infected by TRAPGET Virus, however, as a matter of fact, even the hacker received your money, there is no guarantee that you can get your files back. They can do the same thing to lock your files again and then require more ransom fees. Therefore, do not trust these evil hackers. Now you need to get rid of TRAPGET Virus from your system so that the amounts of encrypted files can be decreased and your new files will not be encrypted. After that, you can restore your files with you have backup or some famous software for data recovery.
Step 1 – Uninstall malicious programs from Control Panel.
Ransomware may infect your system after you install some malicious programs. To avoid being re-infected, first you should uninstall malicious programs from your computer:
- 1. Press “Windows key + R key” together to open Run window
- 2. Input “control panel” in Run window and hit Enter key to open Control Panel
- 3. Click Uninstall a program:
- 4. Right-click programs which may be related with TRAPGET Virus and click Uninstall:
Step 2 Find and remove malicious registry entries of TRAPGET Virus or malicious program.
Note – In case any suspicious files, unwanted program, unwanted browser extension, or unwanted search engine cannot be removed manually, it is often caused by malicious program, which may adds files to registry or make changes in registry . Therefore, to uninstall such stubborn items, you need to find and remove malicious files in the Registry Editor. Check the steps below:
1. Press “Windows key + R key” together to open Run window;
2. Input “regedit” in Run window and hit Enter key to open Registry;
3. Click Edit menu and select Find >> Type virus’s name into it and click Find Next >> Right click on the files and click Delete (Only If you can determine that they are related with malware):
Step 3 Restoring the files encrypted by TRAPGET Virus.
Do not pay any money to recover your files. Even if you were to pay the ransom, there is no guarantee that you will regain access to your files.
The right way to recover your files is to count on legitimate decryption tools. Here are websites of popular cybersecurity community, you can try the decryption tools shared on their sites:
EmsiSoft Decryptor (Free)
EmsiSoft is working on developing free decryptor for the newest ransomware. Currently it provide user with over 40 free and useful decryptors. Please visit https://decrypter.emsisoft.com/ to find and download the decrypter you need.
3. Trend Micro Decryptor (Free)
Trend Micro Ransomware File Decryptor tool is able to decrypt certain type of ransomware. Visit the download page here to follow its instructions to download and use the decryotor for free.
4. Avast Free Ransomware Decryption Tools
Avast free ransomware decryption tools can help decrypt files encrypted by the many types of ransomware. Go to this Avast page and download the decyptors for the latest ransomware.
5. Kaspersky Free Ransomware Decryptors
Kaspersky russian lab now provides many free decryptors. Visit Kaspersky page here and have a try .
6. NoMoreRansom Decryptors
The No More Ransom Project provides free decryption tools for lots of ransomware. Have a try on these tools at this page: https://www.nomoreransom.org/en/decryption-tools.html