Virus Name: .rag2hdst file virus
Categories: Ransomware, Decryption Virus
Detailed Description of .rag2hdst file virus
.rag2hdst file virus is a fresh file encryption virus breaks out recently. Similar to other ransomware, .rag2hdst file virus is mainly attached files of spam emails. For instance, when you receive a fake email disguising as express delivery notification, you will easily be lured to download and open its attachments to check the message, and then .rag2hdst file virus will be activated as soon as you double click the file. The only purpose is get ransom fees from victims by selling its so-called decryption key which costs lots of money. If you cannot afford the fees or refuse to buy the key, .rag2hdst file virus will completely ruin all your files. You will see a warning from a screen popup or a BMD or TXT file left by .rag2hdst file virus similar this:
.rag2hdst file virus is the newest variants of the notorious file-encrypting Trojan Cryptolocker and RSA. It is able to sneak into your system silently once you open attachments of spam emails sent by unknown senders. Such spam emails usually use tricky messages to lure the receiver to open the attachments. For instance, the email tells you that you have a payment o eBay and the attachment is the invoice, even if you did not buy anything on eBay recently, you will open the attachment to check if someone was using your credit card illegally. At the moment you open it, the disaster has happened to your files.
When .rag2hdst file virus transforms all these documents, it will obviously abandon some information for you to get in touch with them for help. There will be a txt document or a photo, which exists on the base of the organizer. It is the main thing decipherable right now. It will educate you to make payment and their experts will help you to recuperate all these files.