If you cannot open your images, documents, or other files and see the .jypo extension on them, your computer is definitely infected with Jypo ransomware. It belongs to STOP/Djvu ransomware group
Jypo ransomware ciphers personal files spotted on the victim’s computer with the extension “.jypo” and after that creates 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 task is basically comparable to other examples of the same ransomware family: Jyos, Typo, Tyos.
What is Jypo Ransomware?
|Ransomware family1||DJVU/STOP2 ransomware|
|Ransom||From $490 to $980|
|Symptoms||The images, videos, and other documents have the “.jypo” extension and cannot be opened by any programs|
|Fix Tool||Trojan Killer – ransomware infections tool. 14-day free trial.|
Jypo is file-encrypting ransomware that prevents normal access to your text files, Excel tables, videos and images by ciphering them. It marks the encrypted files with the “.jypo” extension. Then Jypo ransomware adds a ransom note (readme.txt) to each folder. In it, you can see the instructions to pay the ransom ($490-$980 in Bitcoin) to a specified BTC wallet. The AES-256 or RSA-1028 cipher it utilizes to encrypt the documents is not decryptable with contemporary computers. Even quantum PCs that already exist will likely spend hundreds of years to find the decryption key.
How dangerous is the Jypo ransomware?
When Jypo ransomware gets on your PC, it will scan your disks for images, videos, and also important documents. It [ciphers all widespread file formats- .psd, .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .pdf, .jpeg, .png, et cetera. When these documents are found, the ransomware will encrypt them and also change their extension to “.jypo” to make sure that you understand what happened.
After the Jypo ransomware ciphered the data on your PC, it will drop the last “readme.txt” file on the desktop. Besides the ransom transactioning instructions, the victims also see the email addresses to contact the cybercriminals – firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Here is the ransom note that the Jypo ransomware shows to its victims:
Don't worry, you can return all your files!
All your files like pictures, 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.
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Price of private key and decrypt software is $980.
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Please note that you'll never restore your data without payment.
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How did the Jypo ransomware get on my computer?
The Jypo ransomware spreads by placing links to get hacked programs or games. Cybercriminals that distribute this ransomware are quite foxy, and aim to correspond with the latest things. New games releases, new popular movies – Jypo developers make whatever to get their money on that. One of the most common strategies these criminals apply is one-day sites with torrent downloading links. However, following the current news is not the single tactic these criminals utilize. Ways that have already turned into standard, such as e-mail spamming, are also common for STOP/Djvu ransomware spreading.
Preventing this ransomware does not need a lot of initiative. Considering the standard rules of PC hygiene will significantly reduce all risks. Remember that launching all files you receive on e-mail is not a great option. Even worse situation is to allow macros in Microsoft Office files. However, it is better to prevent the malware intrusion at the moment when you have only opened the email message. Examining the sender’s address can point out a lot about what you can anticipate, as well as when you see the thing like “firstname.lastname@example.org”– it is likely a legitimate e-mail. Meanwhile, stuff that tries to look like Amazon or FedEx shipping alert, however, uses the e-mail address of “email@example.com”– should make you get on the alarm. Above, you can see the example of such a message.
Outlaw sources of different digital things need some extra description. Violating copyright regulation surely exposes you to the possibility of being fined. Nonetheless, utilizing torrent trackers or third-party sites to download “free” programs also exposes you to a wide range of malware. No one can regulate unnamed individuals that start the torrent seeding or release the hacked program version on the site with pirated software.
Jypo virus removal instructions.
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This guide below shows how to use Trojan Killer Portable3 for Jypo 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 Jypo ransomware
In most cases, it’s impossible to recover the files encrypted by the Jypo 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 Jypo 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 .jypo 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 Jypo 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.
Remove JYPO Ransomware Virus (DECRYPT .jypo FILES)
Name: JYPO Virus
Description: JYPO Virus is a STOP/DJVU family of ransomware-type virus. It encrypts files, video, photos, documents. Encrypted files can be tracked by a specific jypo extension. JYPO 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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