About BABUK LOCKER virus
BABUK LOCKER virus belongs to file encryption ransomware, which has become a money-maker for hacker. Typically, after it gets your money, it could quickly eradicate all its traces so you couldn’t discover it out and get back your money.
BABUK LOCKER virus will get inside and get all your files and documents encrypted. At that point, it left you a ransom note that tell you how to buy the decryption key. It is not wise to make transaction with cyber criminal, who will be able re-infect your files with new ransomware. Do not fund the hacker.
To deal with ransomware, you should remove BABUK LOCKER virus and related threats from your computer, and then try legitimate decryption tools.
BABUK LOCKER 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.