If you cannot open your photos, documents, or files and also see the .xgpr extension on them, your system is definitely infected with Xgpr ransomware. It pertains to STOP/Djvu ransomware family
Xgpr ransomware encrypts personal files spotted on the victim’s computer with the extension “.xgpr” and then leaves the ransom note in each folder which contains encrypted files. The instructions are put on the victim’s PC in the “readme.txt” file. Its task is pretty much similar to other representatives of the same family: Dike, Sdjm, Fgnh.
What is Xgpr Ransomware?
|Ransomware family1||DJVU/STOP2 ransomware|
|Ransom||From $490 to $980|
|Symptoms||The images, videos, and other documents have the “.xgpr” extension and cannot be opened by any programs|
|Fix Tool||Trojan Killer – ransomware infections tool. 14-day free trial.|
Xgpr is file-encrypting ransomware that prevents access to your text files, Excel tables, videos and photos by ciphering them. It marks the ciphered files with the “.xgpr” extension. Then Xgpr ransomware adds a ransom note (readme.txt) to each folder. In it, 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 utilizes to cipher the files is not decryptable with modern computers. Even quantum PCs that already exist will likely spend hundreds of years to get the decryption key.
How dangerous is the Xgpr ransomware?
When Xgpr ransomware gets on your PC, it will check your computer 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 found, the ransomware will encrypt them and change their extension to “.xgpr” to make sure that you understand what happened.
After the Xgpr ransomware encrypted the data on your computer, it will generate the last “readme.txt” file on the desktop. In addition to the ransom payment instructions, the victims also see the email addresses to contact the crooks – email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is the ransom note that the Xgpr 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.
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.
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How did the Xgpr ransomware get on my computer?
The Xgpr ransomware spreads by posting links to download hacked programs or games. They try to keep their eye on all hype subjects which can be chosen to spread ransomware. New games introductions, new popular movies – Xgpr developers make everything to get their victims on that. Some of the most common tactics these criminals apply is one-day sites with torrent downloading links. However, using the modern-day things is not the single manner these criminals use. Ways that have already become standard, such as e-mail spamming, are likewise usual for STOP/Djvu ransomware distribution.
Avoiding this ransomware does not need a lot of effort. Considering the standard rules of computer hygiene will substantially minimize all hazards. Bear in mind that starting all documents you get on e-mail is not a great option. Even worse scenario is to allow macros in Microsoft Office documents. However, it is better to prevent the malware intrusion at the moment when you have just opened the email message. Examining the sender’s address can say a lot about what you can anticipate, as well as when you see things like “email@example.com”– it is likely a trustworthy e-mail. Meanwhile, stuff that tries to look like Amazon or FedEx delivery alert, however, uses the email address of “firstname.lastname@example.org”– should make you be on the alarm. Above, you can see the illustration of such a message.
Outlaw sources of various digital things require some extra description. Breaking copyright law surely throws you to the risk of being fined. Nevertheless, utilizing torrent trackers or third-party sites to download “free” programs also exposes you to a wide range of malware. Nobody can oversee unidentified individuals who launch the torrent seeding or publish the hacked program version on the site with pirated program.
Xgpr virus removal instructions.
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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 Xgpr ransomware
In most cases, it’s impossible to recover the files encrypted by the Xgpr 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 Xgpr 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 .xgpr 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 Xgpr 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.
XGPR Ransomware — How To Remove Virus & Decrypt Files?
Name: XGPR Virus
Description: XGPR Virus is a STOP/DJVU family of ransomware-type virus. It encrypts files, video, photos, documents. Encrypted files can be tracked by a specific xgpr extension. XGPR 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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