Outlook PST Files Got Encrypted Due To Manamecrypt Ransomware : Know What To Do Now !!
Now a days Malware developers are programming malicious programs with latest technologies and advance algorithm. These malware are spreading globally though various ways with intention to perform several unpleasant operations. Among all Manamecrypt Ransomware is one of them, which has been identified by nine out of ten Outlook users users. This threat is known to make .PST files inaccessible and create unexpected troubles that make outlook users tough to perform typical operations such as (sending email, moving or deleting email messages and so on) on outlook. If you are a regular outlook users then there is no need to discuss more about .pst files as this single file format is used to store and manage outlook content, any kind of malfunctioning or damage with Outlook may reach PST files on the verge of corruption. Unfortunately PST files are prone to corruption, and there are unlimited possible reasons are exists that may cause corruption with PST files, and malware invasion is one of the most leading cause found behind PST corruption. Other ref. Link related to this topic (http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2007-outlook/pst-file-corruption/6db687bc-765d-4524-8b5a-402c0ad7c81a)
PST File Corrupted – What Caused This?
PST stansd for Personal Storage Table) is Ms Outlook file format used to store outlook items including task, journal, events, calender, contacts, messages and other items. A single malfunction with .pst file may results in valuable data loss. Following are possible causes of a corrupted PST file, as well as solution to fix corrupted, encrypted or inaccessible PST files, (ref. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/272227)
- PST File Corrupted by Hardware Failure
- Software Related Issues
- Virus OR Malware Attacks
- Wrong Shutdown Procedure
- Design Problem
If you will search this issues (cause of PST corruption) then you will get large amount of solution procedure, many forum sites that will clarify that Malware can damage or encrypts PST files, you may visit forum site (http://forums.enterprisedb.com/posts/list/4416.page) to clear your doubts.
What is Manamecrypt Ransomware?
The Manamecrypt Ransomware is name of file encryption threat which has been categorized in Rasnomware, this threat is programmed to encrypts system files and make them completely inaccessible. Once files got encrypted then you can access that files, like other variant of malware this Manamecrypt Ransomware threatening program is used to extract money from targeted computer. Its presence may not only corrupt entire Outlook functionality but also it may make system software vulnerabilities and reach computer at high security risk.
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