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Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
Our page has more information on this type of threat.ransomware FAQ
The trend towards increasingly sophisticated malware behavior, highlighted by the use of exploits and other attack vectors, makes older platforms so much more susceptible to ransomware attacks. From June to November 2017, Windows 7 devices were 3.4 times more likely to encounter ransomware compared to Windows 10 devices.
There is no one-size-fits-all response if you have been victimized by ransomware. There is no guarantee that paying the ransom will give you access to your files.
If you've already paid, see for help on what to do now.ransomware page
Use the following free software to detect and remove this threat:Microsoft
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden malware.
You can also ask for help from other PC users at the .Microsoft virus and malware community
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