What is .carote Extension Ransomware?
.carote Extension Ransomware is a severely harmful computer threat which belongs to Ransomware family. The main purpose of .carote Extension Ransomware virus is to hack the target computer system and encrypt user’s data to demand a ransom fee to its maker. There are several ways that .carote Extension Ransomware can sneak into your system without any notice. Usually, .carote Extension Ransomware is bundled with some free software or shareware. If you don’t pay enough attentions when you download some programs or games on the Internet, it will give a chance for .carote Extension Ransomware to invade your system. Besides, the attachments of junk emails may contain the various unwanted programs which may include .carote Extension Ransomware. Further, you may get this type of infection when you visit some sponsored websites or click on malicious links.
Once .carote Extension Ransomware is loaded on your computer, it can encrypt your files such as word, excel, RAR and ZIP. Sometimes it displays messages on computer screen which intend to coax victim users into paying for the decryption key. Please note that the decryption key may be a big scam, because we have seen lots of cases in which the victims pay over 1000$ but failed to decrypt their files. You should count on legitimate data recovery company to help you. But first you should delete codes of .carote Extension Ransomware. In brief, it is really hazardous to keep this ransomware in your system. If you want to win more chance to restore your files, take actions to remove it without any delay. (more…)