Files with kraken suffix can be often encountered on computers affected by the Rakhni type ransomware. 

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KRAKEN file extension - Rakhni ransomware affected file

What is kraken file? How to open kraken files?

File type specification:

Ransomware encrypted file type icon Ransomware encrypted file type

The kraken file extension is most often known to be ued for files that were encrypted and renamed by Rakhni ransomware distributed via any of the following Trojans:

  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rakhni
  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Agent.iih
  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Aura
  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Autoit
  • Trojan-Ransom.AndroidOS.Pletor
  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rotor
  • Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Lamer
  • and Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Cryptokluchen

Help how to open KRAKEN files:

You cannot open these files until you decrypt them successfully. There exist a decryptor from Kaspersky called RakhniDecryptor that may be of help.

How to convert file with extension KRAKEN:

You first need to decrypt the .kraken file before you can convert the content.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .kraken file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open kraken file, edit kraken file, convert kraken file, view kraken file, play kraken file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Recover kraken file

Software which is able to fix, repair or recover kraken file - Rakhni ransomware affected file

Click on the link to get more information about RakhniDecryptor for recover kraken file action.

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