Know How To Restore Data from JB78 ransomware
JB78 ransomware is a highly dangerous computer infection that is belonging to the Matrix Ransomware Family. It is mainly designed to encrypt all stored files and demands ransom money in order to decrypt them. It was discovered by cyber-criminal with the main intention to makes illegal money through phishing innocent users. It deeply hides into the target System and starts to scan the hard disk in search of hidden file to encrypt them. Like as other Ransomware it uses a strong encryption algorithm AES 256 and RSA 2048 to encrypt all existing files as well as renames them by appending the [email protected] email address, string of random characters and appends “.JB78” extension to them After completed the encryption process it creates a ransom note “Readme_JB78.rtf” file and drops the ransom note on the victim’s desktop screen.
Text presented in JB78 ransomware‘s text file (“Readme_JB78.rtf”):
ALL YOUR VALUABLE DATA WAS ENCRYPTED!
All yоur filеs wеrе еnсrуptеd with strоng crуptо аlgоrithm АЕS-256 + RSА-2048.
Plеаsе bе surе thаt yоur filеs аrе nоt brоkеn аnd уоu cаn rеstоrе thеm tоdаy.
If yоu rеаllу wаnt tо rеstоrе yоur filеs plеаsе writе us tо thе е-mаils:
In subjеct linе writе уоur ID: –
Impоrtаnt! Plеаsе sеnd yоur mеssаgе tо аll оf оur 3 е-mаil аddrеssеs. This is rеаllу impоrtаnt bеcаusе оf dеlivеrу prоblеms оf sоmе mаil sеrviсеs!
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Аttаch up tо 3 smаll еncrуptеd filеs fоr frее tеst dесryption. Plеаsе nоte thаt thе filеs yоu sеnd us shоuld nоt cоntаin аnу vаluаblе infоrmаtiоn. Wе will sеnd yоu tеst dеcrуptеd files in оur rеspоnsе fоr yоur cоnfidеnсе.
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The “Readme_JB78.rtf” ransom note inform victim about their encrypted files and demands ransom money. It stated that their all personal and System files like as database, documents, text, pictures, audios, videos, games, apps and so on are encrypted by the strong encryption algorithm. The only way to decrypt files is to purchase decryption tool or unique key from the cyber criminal. In order to receive decryption key victim must have to contact to the developer via [email protected], [email protected] and [email protected] and wait for further instructions. The cost of decryption key is not determined. It will be depend on how fast victim will contact to the developer. They also offer up to three file for free decryption which can not contain any valuable data like as database, documents, large excel sheet and so on. The file size must be less than 1 MB. At the end of ransom note it also warned, if victim will attempt to access files from third party recovery software then they can loss their files and data permanently.
Should Victim Pay Ransom Money:
We are strongly recommended victim should not pay ransom money to the hacker because there are no guarantees that victim will received their files when the transaction happen. Paying money to the hacker is not a good idea; Think for yourself why should cyber-criminal send you the decryption key if that have already received a ransom from you. There are highly probabilities victim can loss their files and money as well. In most of the cases cyber-criminal cuts all the communication just after received ransom money.
How To Restore Data from JB78 ransomware:
If your System file is already infected by this nasty infection and its demands ransom money in order to decrypt files. Do not thin to pay ransom money to the hacker because it is too risky. If you really wanted to recover files then you must need to remove JB78 ransomware complete from the system by the using an appropriate removal tool. After completed removal process victim can restore files by the using backup if they have otherwise they can also use third party recovery software to recover files.
How did JB78 ransomware install into the System:
Spam mail file attachments, bundling methods, clicking on malicious links, visiting commercial site, updating system software are the major causes the installation of JB78 ransomware. Cyber offender often sends thousands of spam mail like as word file, doc file, exe file, torrent file and other type of file with the aim to opening them. Such types of files contain lots of infections which activated due to open them. Bundling is a deceptive marketing method that is only a trick user into downloading and installing third party webpage. Most of the users installed freeware program from third party webpage without knowing their terms and license agreements that cause the installation of lots of infections.
How To Avoiding the installation of JB78 ransomware
We are highly advice please ignore the attachments of spam mail file which received through unknown address. If any file seems suspicious please ignore them. Don’t open any files without checking their grammatical error and spelling mistakes. Users also must be avoiding the downloading unwanted program from third party webpage. Read the installation guide carefully till the end. Don’t skip custom or advance options as well as other similar settings. Users also must be pay attentive while clicking on malicious links and performing other annoying activities. In order to keep the system safe and secure please scans the System with reputable antimalware tool.
Name: JB78 ransomware
Threat Type: Ransomware, File virus
Description: JB78 ransomware is a highly dangerous computer infection that is mainly designed to encrypt all stored files and demands ransom money in order to decrypt them.
Encrypted File Extension: “.PJB78”
Ransom Note: “Readme_JB78.rtf”
Distribution Methods: Spam mail file attachments, bundling methods, clicking on malicious links, visiting commercial site, updating system software
Removal Tool: In order to keep the system safe and secure please scans the System with reputable antimalware tool.
Antimalware Details And User Guide
Step 1: Remove JB78 ransomware through “Safe Mode with Networking”
Step 2: Delete JB78 ransomware using “System Restore”
Step 1: Remove JB78 ransomware through “Safe Mode with Networking”
For Windows XP and Windows 7 users: Boot the PC in “Safe Mode”. Click on “Start” option and continuously press on F8 during the start process until the “Windows Advanced Option” menu appears on the screen. Choose “Safe Mode with Networking” from the list.
Now, a windows homescreen appears on the desktop and work-station is now working on “Safe mode with networking”.
For Windows 8 Users: Go to the “Start Screen”. In the search results select settings, type “Advanced”. In the “General PC Settings” option, choose “Advanced startup” option. Again, click on the “Restart Now” option. The work-station boots to “Advanced Startup Option Menu”. Press on “Troubleshoot” and then “Advanced options” button. In the “Advanced Option Screen”, press on “Startup Settings”. Again, click on “Restart” button. The work-station will now restart in to the “Startup Setting” screen. Next is to press F5 to boot in Safe Mode in Networking.
For Windows 10 Users: Press on Windows logo and on the “Power” icon. In the newly opened menu, choose “Restart” while continuously holding “Shift” button on the keyboard. In the new open “Choose an option” window, click on “Troubleshoot” and then on the “Advanced Options”. Select “Startup Settings” and press on “Restart”. In the next window, click on “F5” button on the key-board.
Step 2: Delete JB78 ransomware using “System Restore”
Log-in to the account infected with JB78 ransomware. Open the browser and download a legitimate anti-malware tool. Do a full System scanning. Remove all the malicious detected entries.
In case if you cannot start the PC in “Safe Mode with Networking”, Try using “System Restore”
- During the “Startup”, continuously press on F8 key until the “Advanced Option” menu appears. From the list, choose “Safe Mode with Command Prompt” and then press “Enter”
- In the new opened command prompt, enter “cd restore” and then press “Enter”.
- Type: rstrui.exe and Press “ENTER”
- Click “Next” on the new windows
- Choose any of the “Restore Points” and click on “Next”. (This step will restore the work-station to its earlier time and date prior to JB78 ransomware infiltration in the PC.
- In the newly opened windows, press on “Yes”.
Once your PC gets restored to its previous date and time, download the recommended anti-malware tool and perform a deep scanning in order to remove JB78 ransomware files if they left in the work-station.
In order to restore the each (separate) file by this ransomware, use “Windows Previous Version” feature. This method is effective when “System Restore Function” is enabled in the work-station.
Important Note: Some variants of JB78 ransomware delete the “Shadow Volume Copies” as well hence this feature may not work all the time and is applicable for selective computers only.
How to Restore Individual Encrypted File:
In order to restore a single file, right click on it and go to “Properties”. Select “Previous Version” tab. Select a “Restore Point” and click on “Restore” option.
Important: Data Encryption Ransomware are highly dangerous and it is always better that you take precautions to avoid its attack on your work-station. It is advised to use a powerful anti-malware tool in order to get protection in real-time. With this help of “SpyHunter”, “group policy objects” are implanted in the registries in order to block harmful infections like JB78 ransomware.
Also, In Windows 10, you get a very unique feature called “Fall Creators Update” that offer “Controlled Folder Access” feature in order to block any kind of encryption to the files. With the help of this feature, any files stored in the locations such as “Documents”, “Pictures”, “Music”, “Videos”, “Favorites” and “Desktop” folders are safe by default.
It is very important that you install this “Windows 10 Fall Creators Update” in your PC to protect your important files and data from ransomware encryption. The more information on how to get this update and add an additional protection form rnasomware attack has been discussed here.
How to Recover the Files Encrypted by JB78 ransomware?
Till now, you would have understood that what had happed to your personal files that got encrypted and how you can remove the scripts and payloads associated with JB78 ransomware in order to protect your personal files that has not been damaged or encrypted until now. In order to retrieve the locked files, the depth information related to “System Restore” and “Shadow Volume Copies” has already been discussed earlier. However, in case if you are still unable to access the encrypted files then you can try using a data recovery tool.
Use of Data Recovery Tool
This step is for all those victims who have already tries all the above mentioned process but didn’t find any solution. Also it is important that you are able to access the PC and can install any software. The data recovery tool works on the basis of System scanning and recovery algorithm. It searches the System partitions in order to locate the original files which were deleted, corrupted or damaged by the malware. Remember that you must not re-install the Windows OS otherwise the “previous” copies will get deleted permanently. You have to clean the work-station at first and remove JB78 ransomware infection. Leave the locked files as it is and follow the steps mentioned below.
Step1: Download the software in the work-station by clicking on the “Download” button below.
Step2: Execute the installer by clicking on downloaded files.
Step3: A license agreement page appears on the screen. Click on “Accept” to agree with its terms and use. Follow the on-screen instruction as mentioned and click on “Finish” button.
Step4: Once the installation gets completed, the program gets executed automatically. In the newly opened interface, select the file types that you want to recover and click on “Next”.
Step5: You can select the “Drives” on which you want the software to run and execute the recovery process. Next is to click on the “Scan” button.
Step6: Based on drive you select for scanning, the restore process begins. The whole process may take time depending on the volume of the selected drive and number of files. Once the process gets completed, a data explorer appears on the screen with preview of that data that is to be recovered. Select the files that you want to restore.
Step7. Next is to locate the location where you want to saver the recovered files.