Ranion virus is a malicious file-encrypting virus that is based on the Hidden Tear malware. It is a ransomware-as-a-service. In spite of giving warning not to use this malware other than educational purpose, the criminals still uses it to encrypt the file and get ransom as exchange. The news spread after security specialist Daniel Smith found the malware in a dark web. The yearly access of this malware at the beginning was 0,95 BTC (approximately $1000).
Then Ranion ransomware gets executed in Windows 32-bit and 64-bit versions. Then the educational file-encrypting or pen source ransomware gained its popularity after the Hidden Tear virus emerged. It encrypts the files by compromising the computer at first and then it targets the computer.
Not only this but on September 12th, 2017, the developer of this ransomware have come again with a new version of Ranion1.06 ransomware. It encrypts the file and then add .ransom extension at the end of the encoded data. It is also available with a counterfeited Minecraft game as it executes via MineCraft Hack + Setup TuT.exe file.
Ranion ransomware may come as Trojan.RansomKD.DBAD6A3, Win32.Trojan.WisdomEyes.16070401.9500.9979, or Backdoor.Ratenjay. thus it is important to eliminate this virus from the operating system since it starts working as backdoor means it allows grant remote access to the device.
Ranion ransomware drops ransom note called README_TO_DECRYPT_FILES.html in which instructions are given for data recovery and the latest version demands 0.1 BTC, i.e. approximately $431 in exchange to the files. The criminals forces the user to make the ransom payment within7 days also says to contact them via ToEasyyy4u@protonmail.com. But in place of claiming the files for recovery user must remove Ranion 1.06 ransomware from computer as soon as possible.
Simply reboot the operating system in safe mood with networking and then install anti-malware removal tool. It does complete system scan with powerful algorithm and then makes computer safe and secure by performing Ranion ransomware removal. To know more continue reading the below mentioned steps.