Remove .Persephone666 File Virus (+Recover Files)

.Persephone666 Ransomware is another newly discovered variant of Maoloa Ransomware. This dubious threat is the by product of Ransom.Win32.MAOLOA.THBAAAI malware infection that is created by hackers for encrypting users files and extort money in return of decryption key. This notorious Maoloa virus was initially launched earlier this year but since then hackers behind this threat has launched several different variants like virus, .ares666 file virus, .diller13 file virus and others. This nasty .Persephone666 File Virus the the latest addition to the list of malware associated Maoloa. When this virus attacks your system, it will encrypt all your personal files and add .Persephone666 extension as suffix. This dubuious ransomware infection can be detected by some security programs by the name of Trojan-Ransom.FileCrypter or So you see any of this malware on your system then you need to do a thorough scan of your system and remove all the threats completely or all your files may get encrypted before you think anything.

.Persephone666 Ransomware : Threat Analysis

Name .Persephone666 Ransomware, .Persephone666 Files Virus, .Persephone666 Extension Virus
Type Ransomware, Cryptovirus
Family Maoloa Ransomware
Extension .Persephone666
Description Persephone666 ransomware encrypt your files by adding .Persephone666 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 

.Persephone666 File Virus is a notorious computer malware that has only purpose to extort money from innocent users. This perilous file encrypting malware that can brutally mess with your system files, documents, videos, images, music, database, backup or any other type of data that you store on your machine. This noxious virus can alter any Windows computer without user’s permission and hide deep into the system avoid its detection. This particular strain of ransomware virus has recently infected many computers around the world in order to force users into paying ransom money. Usually this .Persephone666 File Virus get spread through spam emails, drive by downloads, shareware, freeware programs, porn or torrent websites, cracked software, social networks and other other methods. Once installed on your PC, .Persephone666 File Virus will launch itself when you boot your computer. It will scan your hard disk and encrypt all the available on your system by using a very powerful and sophisticated encryption algorithm which is nearly impossible to break without decryption key. It can also start endless process in system background to slow your machine and make you struggle very hard in case if you try to remove this infection.

.Persephone666 File Virus

Once done with encryption task, .Persephone666 File Virus will also change the extension of all your files. It will show error message when you try to open your locked files. The ransom note left by this nasty .Persephone666 extension Virus will ask you to contact the hackers through given email address with your personal ID (given in note) and some of your no value files for free decryption. Once you will get satisfied that hackers have the original decryption key that can unlock your data, then they will decide the ransom amount that you will need to pay through BitCoin to in the given time to buy decryption key. It will also warn you not to modify your files or you can corrupt them permanently and there will be no way to restore them. Hackers behind this .Persephone666 File Virus does not want you to look for other options and pay the ransom money directly without thinking twice. Currently there is no free decryptor available for this threat but it does not mean you cannot recover your files. You should not pay any money to hackers because if you do there is no guarantee that they will restore all your files after getting the money. Check the Ransom note here :



To recover data you need decrypt tool.

To get the decryption tool you should :

1.In the letter include your personal ID! Send me this ID in your First email to me!
2.We can give you free test for decrypt few files (NOT VALUE) and assign the price for decryption all files!
3.After we send you instruction how to pay for decrypt tool and after payment you will recieve a decryption tool!
4.We can decrypt few files in the quality the evidence that we have the decoder.



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It is completely a scam and you need to be careful and not make any contact with .Persephone666 Virus Ransomware and its creators. If you will initiate the negotiation, they will trick you money and leave you files encrypted. Many of the ransomware victims tried to reason with hackers but at the end they got nothing in return. Hackers behind this dubious .Persephone666 File Virus are not intended to unlock your files and they only want you to transfer the money through BitCoin which cannot be traced. As far as the matter of your encrypted files are concerned, you can recover your data by using any recent backup that you have. If you don’t have any kind of backup, then you can use the professional data recovery software to recover your files. You will need to remove the ransomware from your system before you start data recovery process or it will keep encrypting your files. It is the only option to get rid of this infection completely and get back your files without paying ransom money to hackers. So you are advised to follow the below instructions to remove .Persephone666 File Virus safely from your system and recover you files.

How To Remove .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 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 any recent backup of 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 .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 Files Virus and right click on it then click End process.

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Part 3 – Remove .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 Files Virus virus is listed in Control Panel with any other random name to avoid its removal.

Remove .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 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.

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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.

Remove .Persephone666 Files Virus From Internet Explorer

Part 5 – Remove .Persephone666 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 .Persephone666 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\.Persephone666 Files Virus

Tips To Prevent Malware Like .Persephone666 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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