Sorand95

Notebook infected by ransomware with .rap extension

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We're reasonably confident that it's Scarab from the encrypted file.

Unfortunately there's no known way to decrypt the files without first obtaining the private key from the criminals who made/distributed the ransomware.

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That's unfortunate. I haven't noticed any more suspicious activity and most of my other files haven't been encrypted. How safe is it to use the notebook if I delete the encrypted files? 

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I recommend following these instructions to post in our "Help, my PC is infected!" section, and one of our malware removal experts will be able to let you know if it is safe to continue using the computer.

Note that if the ransomware is still active, it may still be slowly encrypting files in the background, so it's important to make sure it's removed before you use the computer normally.

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