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BitCrypt Ransomware, BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware, and BitCryptor Ransomware are all variants of the same ransomware that encrypt the victim’s files and demand a ransom for the decryption key. BitCrypt Ransomware uses the AES-256 encryption algorithm, which makes it very difficult to decrypt the encrypted files without the decryption key. BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware uses the RSA-2048 encryption algorithm, which is even more difficult to decrypt without the decryption key. BitCryptor Ransomware uses a combination of the AES-256 and RSA-2048 encryption algorithms, making it one of the most difficult ransomware to decrypt without the decryption key.

BitCrypt Ransomware, BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware, and BitCryptor Ransomware are all typically spread through email attachments or links to malicious websites. The email attachment or link may masquerade as a legitimate email or website. When the victim clicks on the attachment or link, they are infected with the ransomware.

History

BitCrypt Ransomware was first discovered in May 2016. BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware was first discovered in December 2016. BitCryptor Ransomware was first discovered in March 2017.

The biggest attack

Attackers used BitCrypt Ransomware in a campaign that targeted more than 400,000 victims in over 150 countries. BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware attackers used in a campaign that targeted over 1 million victims in over 200 countries. BitCryptor Ransomware attackers used in a campaign that targeted over 4 million victims in over 300 countries.

Ransom note

BitCrypt Ransomware, BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware, and BitCryptor Ransomware all display the same ransom note, which demands a ransom of 1 Bitcoin for the decryption key. The ransom note includes instructions on how to purchase Bitcoin and where to send the payment.

Protection

The best way to protect yourself from BitCrypt Ransomware, BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware, BitCryptor Ransomware is to be vigilant when opening email attachments or clicking on links. If you are unsure about the legitimacy of an email or website, do not click on the attachment or link. You should also have a reliable backup system in place so that you can restore your files if you do become infected with ransomware.

I’m infected. What do I do?

– Do not pay the ransom. There is no guarantee that you will get the decryption key even if you do pay the ransom.

– Restore your files from a backup if you have one.

– Use a reputable ransomware removal and file recovery tool to attempt to decrypt your files.

Public decryption tool

You can find a public decryption tool for BitCryptor Ransomware here. But, this tool may not work for BitCrypt Ransomware or BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware. However, you can try it and see if it works for you.

Contact data recovery services

One of the most effective ways to recover your data is to contact a data recovery service.

If it has infected you with BitCrypt Ransomware, BitCrypt 2.0 Ransomware, BitCryptor Ransomware, or any other ransomware, SalvageData can help. We have a team of experienced ransomware removal and data recovery experts who can help you to decrypt your files and recover your data.

We offer a free consultation so that you can speak to one of our experts and find out how we can help you. We also offer a no recovery, no fee guarantee so that you only pay if we can successfully recover your data.

Contact us today to find out more about our BitCrypt Ransomware recovery services.

 

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