How to delete .bkc Files Virus permanently
Are your personal files being encrypted by .bkc Files Virus? Do you want the locked files back? Do you want to get rid of this perilous infection from your work-station?
.bkc Files Virus also known as Blitzkriegpc is a perilous file encrypting malware that locks the targeted files and makes it totally inaccessible. .bkc exntension name is added on every file that gets encrypted. Like any other ransomware, it demands the victims to pay ransom money in order to get decryption tool. Once it settles down, it does a quick scan of PC hard-disk in search of the files and data that it can encrypt. It primarily targets most used files related to multimedia such as images, videos, music, MS Office docs and so on. When you try to access the locked files, a ransom note appears on the screen asking you to pay ransom money within 72 hours’ time otherwise the data will get damaged permanently.
The ransom note of .bkc Files Virus says:
All your files on this server have been encrypted.
Write this ID in the title of your message
To restore the files need to write to us on e-mail: [email protected]
The price for restoration depends on how quickly you write to us.
After payment we will send you a decryption tool that will decrypt all your files.
You can send us up to 3 files for free decryption.
-files should not contain important information
-and their total size should be less than 1 MB
Do not rename encrypted files
Do not try to decrypt your data with third-party software,this can lead to permanent data loss!
Your ID: [Redacted]
As you can clearly read in the ransom note, you are allowed to get free decryption keys for up to 3 files. An email ID namely [email protected] is provided to communicate with the .bkc Files Virus developers. This is a trap to convince you that you files will be recovered after the ransom payment. In reality, the cyber-criminals will totally ignore you once they receive the money. They either provide the duplicate decryption key or nothing at all.
The worse is that they also delete the Shadow Volume Copies created by the operating system by executing command, vssadmin.exe delete shadows /all /Quiet. The novice victims easily get in the trap and agree to make the payment and lose their hard earned money as well as time.
How to Recover the Files Encrypted by .bkc Files Virus:
The developer of .bkc Files Virus uses a very powerful encryption cipher algorithm which is very difficult to decrypt. The cyber-experts have not been able to create the free decryption tool till now. Hence, it is advised to use some alternative methods to get your files back. The first method is to use the backup files if you had created it earlier in some external storage device. In case if the backup files are not available then you have to rely on data recovery tool.
Before using any of the data recovery methods mentioned above, you have to make sure that your PC is free from any kind of malware or ransomware otherwise it will continue encrypting and damaging other files and programs. So, at first scan the PC with a powerful anti-malware tool and remove all the harmful payloads, scripts, malware files etc.
Some Precautionary Steps to Avoid Malware Attack:
- Always choose advance or custom installation steps so that hidden harmful files could be avoided
- Don’t visit doubtful websites such as pornographic, adult dating, gambling etc.
- Improve the PC security setting by using a powerful anti-malware tool and get protection from malware in real-time
.bkc Files Virus is a perilous malware. In order to avoid its removal, it hides its payloads and scripts deep inside the PC. You may try downloading SpyHunter Malware Scanner and check if it detects this malware for you.