Files with rip suffix can be also encountered as encrypted and renamed files affected by the KillLocker ransomware.
RIP file extension - KillLocker ransomware affected file
What is rip file? How to open rip files?
File type specification:
File extension rip seems to be also related to a scary ransomware that first appeared in October 2016 and has been labeled as KillLocker since then.
When this particular ransomware is executed, it will proceed to encrypt all files in certain locations and then appends the rip file extension to the encrypted files.