CryptoFortress Virus – Removal Instructions
CryptoFortress, as described by Bleeping Computer, is a new destructive encrypting ransomware that “locks” your files like other encrypting ransomware out there. Once infected with CryptoFortress, The only way to retrieve your files is by paying these smart, get-rich-quick- malware developers the bitcoins that they want. How? Once the virus spreads, it displays a message on the screen. Afterwards, CryptoFortress will pretend to help you by offering tools and steps. CryptoFortress will tell you to buy a license with 100% guarantee of getting your files back.
They will even lure you to buy soon because the promo offer expires in a couple of days. Of course, CryptoFortress accepts bitcoin as the only type of payment just like other ransomware viruses. CryptoFortress does not only keep an eye on data files, but on ALL files saved on your C:/drive. The little good news is that CryptoFortress does not attack files that are more than 20 MegaBytes.