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How to remove Cryptowall ransomware virus

It is very difficult to remove Cryptowall virus from your computer. There is no complete solution available so far. But you can try some methods given here.

What is Cryptowall ?

Cryptowall is a not a really virus program instead it is a file encryptor which once get in your pc, scan your all files like .jpg, word, excel, mp3 etc. and encrypts (lock) them with RSA 2048 encryption which is strongest encryption available these days. So to decrypt(unlock) those files you have to pay money to the hackers. The payment method is shown on the victims browser page.
Even you pay the ransom there is no guarantee that hackers will give you the key.

The CryptoWall Ransomware is distributed as a fake update for applications such as Adobe Reader, Flash Player or the Java Runtime Environment. These types of updates may be offered in pop-up windows when you visit unsafe websites or when a Potentially Unwanted Program is installed on your computer. The CryptoWall Ransomware also may be distributed using spam email attachments and other typical threat delivery methods. Apart from encrypting your software, the CryptoWall Ransomware will also drop the files DECRYPT_INSTRUCTION.txt, DECRYPT_INSTRUCTION.html and DECRYPT_INSTRUCTION.url into directories where the CryptoWall Ransomware has encrypted data. The CryptoWall Ransomware uses the following ransom message to demand payment:

Decrypt service
Your files are encrypted.
To get the key to decrypt files you have to pay 500 USD/EUR. If payments is not made before [date] the cost of decrypting files will increase 2 times and will be 1000 USD/EUR Prior to increasing the amount left: [count down timer]
We are present a special software - CryptoWall Decrypter - which is allow to decrypt and return control to all your encrypted files. How to buy CryptoWall decrypter?
1.You should register Bitcoin waller
2. Purchasing Bitcoins - Although it's not yet easy to buy bit coins, it's getting simpler every day.
3. Send 1.22 BTC to Bitcoin address: 1BhLzCZGY6dwQYgX4B6NR5sjDebBPNapvv
4. Enter the Transaction ID and select amount.
5. Please check the payment information and click 'PAY'.

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