If you cannot open your pics, documents, or files and also see the .eebn extension on them, your PC is surely infected with Eebn ransomware. It pertains to STOP/Djvu ransomware group
Eebn ransomware ciphers personal documents found on the victim’s computer with the extension “.eebn” and after that leaves the ransom note in each folder which contains encrypted files. The instructions are placed on the victim’s PC in the “readme.txt” file. Its activity is pretty much comparable to other representatives of the same family: Epub, Eeyu, Enus.
What is Eebn Ransomware?
|Ransomware family1||DJVU/STOP2 ransomware|
|Ransom||From $490 to $980|
|Symptoms||The images, videos, and other documents have the “.eebn” extension and cannot be opened by any programs|
|Fix Tool||Trojan Killer – ransomware infections tool. 14-day free trial.|
Eebn is file-encrypting ransomware that prevents regular access to your text files, Excel tables, videos and pictures by encrypting them. It marks the encrypted files with the “.eebn” extension. Then Eebn ransomware adds a ransom note (readme.txt) to each folder. In this note, you can see the guidance to pay the ransom ($490-$980 in Bitcoin) to a certain BTC wallet. The AES-256 or RSA-1028 cipher it uses to cipher the documents is not decryptable with modern computers. Even quantum PCs that already exist will spend hundreds of years to get the decryption key.
How dangerous is the Eebn ransomware?
When Eebn ransomware appears on your PC, it will run through your system for images, videos, and important documents. It encrypt] all widespread file formats- .psd, .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .pdf, .jpeg, .png, et cetera. When these documents are located, the ransomware will encrypt them and change their extension to “.eebn” to make sure that you understand what happened.
After the Eebn ransomware ciphered the files on your computer, it will generate the last “readme.txt” file on the main screen. In addition to the ransom payment instructions, the victims also see the email addresses to contact the fraudsters – email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is the money ransom note that the Eebn ransomware shows to its victims:
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How did the Eebn ransomware get on my computer?
The Eebn ransomware spreads by placing links to get hacked programs or games. They keep their eye on all hype subjects which can be chosen to spread ransomware. New games introductions, new popular films – Eebn creators make whatever to get their money on that. Some of the most popular techniques these crooks utilize is one-day sites with torrent downloading links. However, using the current trends is not the only tactic these burglars utilize. Methods that have already turned into classic, such as e-mail spamming, are likewise ordinary for STOP/Djvu ransomware spreading.
Preventing this ransomware does not require a lot of initiative. Following the standard principles of computer hygiene will noticeably minimize all risks. Remember that opening all files you receive on email is not a great tactic. Even worse case is to enable macros in Microsoft Office documents. However, it is much better to avoid the malware intrusion at the moment when you have only opened the e-mail message. Inspecting the sender’s address can say a lot about what you can anticipate, and when you see the thing like “email@example.com”– it is likely a legit email. At the same time, stuff that tries to look similar to Amazon or FedEx shipment notice, however, uses the email address of “firstname.lastname@example.org”– must make you get on the alarm. Above, you can see the illustration of such a message.
Illegal sources of different digital things need some additional explanation. Violating copyright law surely exposes you to the danger of being fined. However, using torrent trackers or third-party sites to download “free” programs likewise exposes you to a wide range of malware. Nobody can oversee unnamed individuals who start the torrent seeding or publish the hacked program version on the website with pirated program.
Eebn virus removal instructions.
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This guide below shows how to use Trojan Killer Portable3 for Eebn virus detection and removal:
STEP 1. Download and install Trojan Killer.
STEP 2. Click on "Finish".
STEP 3. Wait until necessary updates are downloaded and installed.
STEP 4. Select computer scan type.
STEP 5. The software will begin scanning your computer.
STEP 6. Click on "Cure PC".
Restore the files encrypted by the Eebn ransomware
In most cases, it’s impossible to recover the files encrypted by the Eebn ransomware because the private key needed to unlock the encrypted files is only available through cybercriminals. However, we’ve listed one option you can use to recover your files below.
Warning! Make sure you remove the ransomware from your system first, otherwise, it will repeatedly encrypt your files.
If your files were encrypted with an offline key, there is a chance you can recover them by using Emsisoft Decryptor for the STOP/Djvu decryption tool. Follow the below guide to recover your files using the Emsisoft Decryptor for STOP/Djvu.
- You can download Emsisoft Decryptor for STOP Djvu by clicking this link.
- When the decryptor has finished downloading, double-click on “decrypt_STOPDjvu.exe” to run this program on your computer.
- Click the “Decrypt” button to start the decryption process for Eebn files. The screen will switch to a status view, informing you about your files’ current process and decryption status.
- The decryptor will inform you once the decryption process will be finished. If you require the report for your records, you can save it by clicking the “Save log” button.
If the Emsisoft Decryptor can’t decrypt your .eebn files and you do not plan on paying the ransom, it is advised that you make an image of the encrypted drives so that you can decrypt them in the future.
Your computer should now be free of the Eebn ransomware infection. However, suppose your current antivirus allowed this malicious program on your computer. In that case, you might want to consider purchasing the full-featured version of Trojan Killer to protect against these types of threats in the future.
EEBN Ransomware — How To Remove Virus & Decrypt Files?
Name: EEBN Virus
Description: EEBN Virus is a STOP/DJVU family of ransomware-type virus. It encrypts files, video, photos, documents. Encrypted files can be tracked by a specific eebn extension. EEBN ransomware asks victims for a ransom fee about $490 - $980 in Bitcoin.
Offer price: 480
Operating System: Windows
Application Category: Virus
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