Maas Extension Virus
Maas Extension Virus is the latest encrypt virus developed by Hacker and used to extort computer users. It is stronger and more powerful comparing to the older versions. But the major distribution way of this ransomware is still the spam email attachment, which will activate Maas Extension Virus in a second once you open the spam attached files. Once your system has been infected by Maas Extension Virus. all your files are renamed with a malicious extension, and a ransom note such as “_readme.txt” in type of htm, txt or png appear on your desktop or your document folders. The ransom note will tell you how to buy decryption key from the hacker. In fact, it can be a way to scam victims. The hacker may just take your ransom fees without providing useful decryption key. Many ransomware victims were scammed, so we suggest that you should take the risk.
Even if your files are so important to you, do not pay the ransom money. Many victims risked it and regret doing that because the hacker did not restore their files after they sent the money. These cyber criminal deserves no trust. Besides, you may put your bank account at risk when you pay the ransom money, since the hackers may be able to hack your account in the process. Therefore, never purchase the so-called Maas Extension Virus decryption key from hacker. At this moment, you need to get rid of Maas Extension Virus from your system first, and then you may have chance to recover your files with legitimate data recovery software. Get started to remove Maas Extension Virus now:
Maas Extension Virus Removal Steps + Files Recovery
First and foremost, Don’t buy decryption key from virus maker ! We have seen many victims be scammed by hacker due to ransomware attack. They paid lots of money but never received the decryption key. Besides, even though the hacker sends you a real decryption key, your files may be still at risk, because you fund the hacker who have ability to develop advanced ransomware to encrypt your files again. Therefore, we firmly advice that you should not pay the ransom!
The right thing you should do now is to check entire PC and determine whether your system environment is safe or not. To do this, we recommend downloading SpyHunter Anti-malware to see whether it can detect files of ransomware or threat for you.
Ransomware or related threat may re-infect your files if the infections are still hiding on your computer. Once you can confirm that your system environment is safe, you can start to try legitimate decryption tools and see if they can restore files.
Step 1 – Download SpyHunter Anti-malware To Scan PC For Any Remaining Infections
– Once downloaded, Double-click SpyHunter-Installer.exe to install it:
– Once SpyHunter is installed and run, please click Start Scan Now to let it check entire system:
– Once SpyHunter detects malicious items or potential risks, you will need to register full version of SpyHunter to remove all detected items.
Step 2 – Try Legitimate Data Recovery Tools
It is extremely difficult to decrypt all the infected files once they are locked by Ransomware, which is developed with the most advanced hacker techniques. But please do not lose hope. The following sources may give you the best possibility to decrypt your files, it’s worth trying you luck with them.