.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Ransomware (+File Recovery)

.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Ransomware is a recently found file encrypting virus which a variant of Master Ransomware that was released two years ago. Apparently hackers thought it wold be surprisingly good to use the same malware with new name. Earlier this data locker virus has done major damage by encrypting lots of computers and making huge money before taking a pause in the operations. This new .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master virus is equally violent and spreading very fast. It sneaks into targeted machine undetected and encrypt all the files stored on that system including videos, images, documents, database, backup and everything. Upon successful encryption of your data, it will add .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master extension at the end of all your file names and then leave ransom note “!#_RESTORE_FILES_#!.inf” behind to put it demands to the users. You will not be able to access those encrypted files without the decryption key which is stored on a remote server.

.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Virus : Threat Analysis

Name .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Ransomware
Type Ransomware, Cryptovirus
Family Master Ransomware
Ransom note !#_RESTORE_FILES_#!.inf
Extension .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master
Description Lapoi ransomware encrypt your files by adding .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master extension to file names and demands a ransom to give decryption key
Symptoms You will not be able to access any files on your system. You will find Ransom note in each folder demanding money.
Distribution Method Spam Emails, Email Attachments
Detection Tool Download Automatic Removal Tool
Data Recovery Download Data Recovery Pro 

Hackers behind .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master virus are only aimed to extort money from users by promising them to give decryption key after they pay the ransom money. When you will open that note, you will find that hackers claim that your file are encrypted due to security problems. Hackers claims that they can restore your files but only after you pay the ransom amount. Although the exact amount is not mention in the note and it will be decided according to how soon you contact hackers. Apart from this, ransom note left by .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master extension virus, you will asked to send 3 encrypted files from any of your folders to check for the decryption. Once satisfied you will need to pay the ransom money in full through BitCoin to get the decryption key. It is all bogus claims and this nasty .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master ransomware will not restore your files after getting the money. You should not trust any of the claims mentioned in ransom note. You can read the full ransom note here.

Your important files produced on this computer have been encrypted due a security problem
If you want to restore them, write us to the e-mail: pardon1@bigmir.net or pardon@cock.li
You have to pay for decryption in Bitcoins. The price depends on how fast you write to us.
After payment we will send you the decryption tool that will decrypt all your files.
Before paying you can send to us up to 3 files for free decryption.
Please note that files must NOT contain valuable information
and their total size must be less than 1Mb
For test decryption send on our email !#_RESTORE_FILES_#!.inf
and 3 encrypted files from ONE FOLDER
The easiest way to buy bitcoin is LocalBitcoins site.
You have to register, click Buy bitcoins and select the seller
by payment method and price
Do not rename encrypted files
Do not try to decrypt your data using third party software, it may cause permanent data loss
If you not write on e-mail in 36 hours - your key has been deleted and you cant decrypt your files

.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master File Virus is a dangerous malware that can completely degrade your entire system. It will disable your anti-virus and firewall security to make your system defenceless. It is not interested in decrypting your files and it only wants to cheat your money. It offers free decryption for some of your files to make you eager enough to pay the ransom money. It is a tactics used by hacker often to trap their victims in their own hope. You cannot trust .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master virus. This types of threats mostly intrude your machine secretly through various different tricks like spam email attachments, bundled freeware programs, porn or torrent sites, cracked software or illegal patches and many other social engineering attacks. It could also get into your machine when you click on any misleading that redirect your browser on malicious or phishing websites that are mostly used hackers for spreading malware.

.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master File Virus

.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master File Virus is a dangerous malware and right now there is no free decryptor is available to decode files encrypted by this latest variant. If your system is infected by this nasty virus then you might professional help to recover your files. If you have backup of your files then do not try to restore your data without removing .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master virus completely from your system. If you try to recover your files and this virus is still on your system, it will encrypt your backup files as well. Removing this nasty malware would not be easy through any regular anti-virus program and you will need a powerful Malware Removal Software. After removing this virus, you can also restore your files using Data recovery software which works mostly and helped lots of ransomware victims. You are advised to follow below instructions to totally remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master virus from your system and recover your files safely without paying ransom money to hackers.

How To Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus

The first most important thing for you is to remove this nasty Ransomware infection from your computer. It is a nasty malware infection which can keep creating new problems until you remove this threat completely from your machine. It can re-encrypt your files again if anyhow you manages to recover your files. Apart from this it can also bring other threats and malware on your system without permission. If you wait much longer, it will make several harmful changes to your system settings and registry which can make it more difficult to get rid of this nasty .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus. So you are advised to backup all your encrypted files on a cloud drive and then delete this nasty malware from your PC. It is a highly advanced and sophisticated malware infection due to which you will need to a powerful Automatic Malware Removal Tool to remove this infection. You can download this software from the below button.

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Alternative Data Recovery Option

If you don’t have backup of your files and you are not able to recover your files, then you can use professional data recovery software to recovery your files. ParetoLogic Data Recovery Pro software is a highly advanced and powerful data recovery suite. It can recover lost or permanently delete files. You should try the free version of this software to scan your PC. If the software can detect your files, then you will need to pay the recover all your files. But in this case you are not paying ransom money hackers. The Malware Removal Tool and Data Recovery are much more cheaper option than paying ransom money.

  • First you need to download the Data Recovery Pro Software.

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  • After installing the software launch the program and click on Start Scan to run full scan of your PC.

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  • When software detect all your files, then click on Recover button to get your files back.

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Manually Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus

Part 1 – Start PC In Safe Mode With Networking

  • Press “Windows Key + R” buttons together on your keyboard.

  • Run box will appear, type “msconfig” and hit enter button.

  • System configuration box will appear on your screen.

  • Go to boot tab and select Safe boot then hit enter button.

Part 2 – Kill Malicious Process From Task Manager

  • Press “Windows Key + R” buttons together on your keyboard.

  • Run box will appear, type “taskmgr” and hit enter button to open Task manager.

  • Find malicious process related to .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus and right click on it then click End process.

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Part 3 – Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Control Panel

First you should check the Control Panel of your computer and remove any unwanted program that you have not installed by yourself. It might be possible that .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus virus is listed in Control Panel with any other random name to avoid its removal.

Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Windows Vista/7

  • Click on Start menu and select Control Panel.

  • Select Uninstall a program option under Programs menu.

  • Find and remove all unwanted and malicious programs.

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Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Windows 8/10

  • Click “Windows + R” button together to open run box.

  • Type Control Panel in the Run Box then click OK.

  • Select Uninstall a program option under Programs menu.

  • Find and remove all unwanted and harmful programs.

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Part 4 – Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Browser

Remove From Google Chrome

  • Open Chrome browser > Click on Menu > select More Tools > Choose Extensions.
  • Find and remove malicious extension from chrome.

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Remove From Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox > Click on Menu > select Add-ons.
  • Find and remove malicious add-ons from Firefox.

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Remove From MS Edge

  • Open Edge browser > Click on More option > select settings > Choose Extensions.
  • Click on unwanted extension and hit uninstall button.

Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Edge

Remove From Internet Explorer

  • Open Internet Explorer > Click on Gear icon > choose Manage Add-ons.
  • Click on unwanted extension and press disable button.

Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Internet Explorer

Part 5 – Remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus From Registry Editor

  • Press “Windows Key + R” buttons together on your keyboard.

  • Run box will appear, type “regedit” and hit enter button.

  • Windows Registry editor will appear on your screen.

  • Find and remove .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus related keys.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Uninstall\”virus name”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = ’0′

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “xas”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\.[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus

Tips To Prevent Malware Like .[pardon1@bigmir.net].master Files Virus In Future

  • You should use a powerful and reliable anti-virus program and scan your computer regularly.
  • Check Windows Firewall security and turn it on for the real time safety form malware and viruses.
  • You must avoid visiting to malicious, porn and torrent websites to stay safe online.
  • Avoid downloading any free or unknown program from any unreliable website or link.
  • Say a big No to download cracked software, themes and wallpaper, screensaver similar products.
  • Do not click on any misleading advertisement that flash on your browser when you go online.
  • Keep your Windows OS and other software up to date to avoid vulnerabilities.
  • Download updates and software patches only from official and trusted websites.
  • Always create a system restore point when you PC is running fine for security purpose.
  • Keep backup of all your important files and data to avoid any kind of data loss situation.

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