Remove .Cizer files Virus Ransomware (+Recover Files)

.Cizer files Virus is another new variant of STOP Ransomware family. It is a dubious file encrypting malware that is capable to infect any Windows based computer and encrypting all types of files. It will add .Cizer extension to the end of all your files after successful encryption and make them completely inaccessible. It is mainly aimed to force users to pay the ransom money to recover their data. It will encrypt every single video, images, audio, document and other types of files that normally any user would store on their computer. When .Cizer Ransomware strikes, most users don’t have any idea about the intrusion or encryption until they find that all their files are corrupted. This perilous threat also leave ransom note on the victimized computer to educate the user about the encryption and demand ransom money for the decryption key.

.Cizer File Virus : Threat Analysis

Name .Cizer Ransomware, .Cizer file virus, .Cizer extension virus
Type Ransomware, Cryptovirus
Extension .Cizer
Family STOP (DJVU) Ransomware
Ransom note _readme.txt
Ransom Amount $490 to $980 (in Bitcoins)
Description Cizer Ransomware encrypt your files by adding .Cizer 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 Spam Emails, Email Attachments, bundled freeware, porn or torrent sites
Detection Tool Download Automatic Removal Tool
Data Recovery ParetoLogic Data Recovery Pro

.Cizer Virus Ransomware is quite brutal and disturbing malware which is only intended to get your money. It will ask that there is no other way to recover your files, and if you try any alternative method your data will get corrupted. It does not want you to look for any other option to remove this infection and recover your data. This .Cizer files Virus will try to lure you by offering discount on the ransom fees if you pay early. Many users get tricked and they end up paying lots of money only to repent after. This perilous threat is not intended to give you decryption key and it also attack its paying victims through new versions. This nasty threat has many other prior versions like .litar, .cezor, .Besub, .lokas that it use to attack your computer again if once you pay the money. Well you can check the complete ransom note left by this nasty .Cizer extension virus after encrypting your files :

ATTENTION!

Don’t worry, you can return all your files!
All your files like photos, databases, documents and other important are encrypted with strongest encryption and unique key.
The only method of recovering files is to purchase decrypt tool and unique key for you.
This software will decrypt all your encrypted files.
What guarantees you have?
You can send one of your encrypted file from your PC and we decrypt it for free.
But we can decrypt only 1 file for free. File must not contain valuable information.
You can get and look video overview decrypt tool:
*Redacted for security reasons*
Price of private key and decrypt software is $980.
Discount 50% available if you contact us first 72 hours, that’s price for you is $490.
Please note that you’ll never restore your data without payment.
Check your e-mail “Spam” or “Junk” folder if you don’t get answer more than 6 hours.

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.Cizer files Virus may intrude your computer through various different methods so you need to be smart to avoid this kind of attack. First of all your need to make backup of all your files and spread its copies at different cloud drives and external hard drives. Then you should not open any spam email attachments sent from unknown sender without scanning properly. You should not also not download any bundled freeware or share programs, cracked software or illegal patches from sketchy websites. Do not visit malicious websites or click on misleading ads because they can redirect your browser on phishing website that can be used by hackers to spread threats like .Cizer files Virus. Porn or torrent websites could also be used to spread the infection or cause unwanted redirection to websites that carry threats.

.Cizer Ransomware is surely very dangerous and there might not be any easy way to recover your data but do not pay ransom money to hackers. After a long research we found that encrypted files could be restored to their previous state using different tricks. In some cases Shadow file explorer works, in some cases STOP Decryptor was able to recover data but most of the Data Recovery software was the best to recovering encrypted files. We strongly suggest to consider all these option before and if they don’t work keep your files safe on cloud drive and wait for further development. But you need to remove this .Cizer files Virus from your system completely before you attempt any type of data recovery otherwise it will keep encrypting your files. You are advised to follow the below instructions to remove this virus and recover your data safely.

How To Remove .Cizer 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 .Cizer 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 the STOP Decryptor was 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 .Cizer 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 .Cizer Files Virus and right click on it then click End process.

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Part 3 – Remove .Cizer 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 .Cizer Files Virus virus is listed in Control Panel with any other random name to avoid its removal.

Remove .Cizer 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 .Cizer 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 .Cizer 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.

Remove .Cizer Files Virus From Chrome

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.

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Remove From Internet Explorer

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

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Part 5 – Remove .Cizer 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 .Cizer 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\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall

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\.Cizer Files Virus

Tips To Prevent Malware Like .Cizer 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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