Remove .rsalive file virus Ransomware (Recover .rsalive files)

.rsalive file virus is a new file encrypting malware detected recently which is a member of Scarab Ransomware family. This dubious threat has been released by the same group of hackers and it is notorious malware that is able to infect all version of Windows PC. It will breach your system security silently and hide deep into your system from where it starts various malicious process that degrade your system performance. It is hard to detect .rsalive file virus in the early stage of infection because it may use some random name to hide its identity. It uses a very powerful RSA encryption technology to encrypt your files and then add .rsalive file extension to the end of all your file names. When you check your system, all those files renamed with .rsalive extension will be inaccessible and you will also find a ransom note “HOW TO RECOVER ENCRYPTED FILES.TXT” on your computer left by this nasty virus. When you will open that note, you will that all your files are encrypted and hackers are demanding $200 in BitCoins to give you decryption key to unlock your files.

.rsalive Virus : Threat Analysis

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

.rsalive virus Ransomware is a deadly computer virus and hackers behind are only interested in your money. They say that they will give you decryption key once you pay the extortion money but there is no way to track the person who is getting money when you are paying in crypto currency. It is very hard to trust the words of hackers who already violated your privacy by breaching your system and encrypting your files. However creators of this .rsalive Ransomware also offers to give you a demo of the decryption key by decoding some of your no value files to prove that they can restore your your files once you pay the money. Most of the users who trusted and paid the ransom money end up losing both, their files and the money. It is never a good decision to pay money to hackers because they often release multiple versions of the same virus and like to target paying victims to make easy profit. So if your computer is infected by .rsalive file virus and all your files are encrypted then paying ransom money won’t do any good. check the screenshot of .rsalive virus Ransom note :

.rsalive file virus

If you will search for the solution to .rsalive file virus then everyone will ask you to remove this infection because there is no way hackers are wasting their time in decrypting your files. They might give you decryption key but it will most likely contain new threats and malware that can make thing worse. If that decryption tool for .rsalive file virus will download some threat on your machine that will encrypt your files later and demand ransom money again then there is no point in wasting your money for restoring your data. You need to find a permanent and safe solution to get rid of this nasty infection and recover files without paying money to hackers. You will need a powerful Anti-Malware tool that not only remove this infection but also block these types of threat from infecting your system again. You can make backup of .rsalive file virus encrypted files and store them on any cloud drive for safe keeping then try alternative methods to get your files back. If anything goes wrong then you will have your data and you can wait for any free decryption tool to restore them in their original format.

.rsalive file virus

Removing .rsalive file virus is not an easy task specially when it has already disabled your security related programs. Threats like this often make your system vulnerable to avoid detection and removal before the encryption process. Once the data locking process is done, no file will accessible and then you will also not be able to remove this virus. Reinstalling the Windows will only make things worse because you will lose any hope of decrypting your files through any method. After formatting the drives, all the metadata will get lost and your drives will be overwritten which makes data recovery nearly impossible. So you only need to remove .rsalive file virus from your PC and not to wipe out all your drives. If you have backup of your files then you can restore your data but only after removing this .rsalive virus or it will keep encrypting your files. So you are advised to follow the below instructions to completely remove .rsalive file virus from your system and recover your data through Data Recovery software.

How To Remove .rsalive 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 .rsalive 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 .rsalive 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 .rsalive Files Virus and right click on it then click End process.

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

Remove .rsalive 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 .rsalive 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 .rsalive 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.

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

Tips To Prevent Malware Like .rsalive 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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