Research on ehiz Extension Virus
If you suddenly find that your files including music, video, picture, PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and even email cannot open at all and their extensions all have been changed into ehiz Extension Virus extension form .mp3, .mp4, .avi, .jpg, .txt, .doc, .bin, .gif, and .xml, then your system has been hacked by ehiz Extension Virus . The virus makers of such ransomware all have the same evil purpose: rob money from the victims. They embed malicious trojan virus on free download software, game, torrent files and attachments of spam emails, thus when you access to these free downloads, ehiz Extension Virus will be triggered immediately to bring you a disaster.
Here is the Ransom Note Text from ehiz Ransomware :
Don’t worry, you can return all your files!
All your files like photos, databases, documents and other important are encrypted with strongest encryption and unique key.
The only method of recovering files is to purchase decrypt tool and unique key for you.
This software will decrypt all your encrypted files.
What guarantees you have?
You can send one of your encrypted file from your PC and we decrypt it for free.
But we can decrypt only 1 file for free. File must not contain valuable information.
You can get and look video overview decrypt tool:
Price of private key and decrypt software is $980.
Discount 50% available if you contact us first 72 hours, that’s price for you is $490.
Please note that you’ll never restore your data without payment.
Check your e-mail “Spam” or “Junk” folder if you don’t get answer more than 6 hours.
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Whenever you try to open your files locked by ehiz Extension Virus , you will get an error and then a TXT document or image or a popup page giving you the instructions on how to recover your files. It is not a help for saving your files, it may be a trap set to rob your money. ehiz Extension Virus firstly warns that you cannot decrypt your files on your own, or you will completely lose your files forever, then it guides you to pay money to the cyber criminals so that you can get the decryption key for your files. The decryption key usually costs about $1000, maybe you think that it will worthy for getting your files back, but the fact is that no one can guarantee that you can really recover your files after making the payment. You should know what you are facing are the cyber criminals robbing your money, these evil people can never be trusted.
In the opinion of our professional tech team, what you can do is to delete ehiz Extension Virus from your system completely. After that, you can try to recover files with some legitimate file decryptions software.
ehiz 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.