Hey! I need your help. My windows operating system has been blocked and my all important files have been encrypted with Diamond Computer Encryption Ransomware. So I am unable to access any of my important files. Whenever I tried to open those files an error message displayed on the screen asking your all files, folders, documents and database are encrypted and it also asks to pay ransom money. Please suggest me the best way to remove this ransomware completely from my system.
Diamond Computer Encryption Ransomware is a crypto threat that comes under the categories of ransomware family. It is the version of Hidden Tear open-source Ransomware discovered by Utku Sen in August 2015. The main aim of this virus is to create huge online money by cheating innocent users illegally. This virus is able to attack all the versions of windows based operating systems like Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Vista and most recent version Windows 10. It gets enters in the system with secret mode and starts to do lots of malicious activities. Once infiltrates successfully, Diamond Computer Encryption Ransomware start to scan the entire PC and then encrypts all important files including Word, excel, power point, image, documents, and database. It uses the combination of the AES and RSA encrypting algorithm to encrypt all the files. Therefore users are unable to open a single file. It appends a new file’s extension which is a sequence of six characters.
Just after successfully encrypted files, Diamond Computer Encryption Ransomware displays a ransom note named _READ_IT_FOR_RECOVER_FILES.html. In which hackers stated that “your all files documents and database are encrypted” and you have to buy a decryption key in order to unlock the files. The cost of the decryption key is about 0.08925 Bitcoin which is equivalent to 300 USD/255 EUR. According to the expert, this message is a fake and bogus message that is sent by the hackers. So users should not trust the hacker and never try to pay the hackers as they may steal your vital information and send to the hackers to misuse it. So it is highly recommended you to remove Diamond Computer Encryption Ransomware as soon as possible to keep your system safe and clean against future infection