A .zzz file can be found as renamed encrypted archives affected by infamous TeslaCrypt ransomware.
There are 3 other file types using
the ZZZ file extension!
.zzz - Black & White game data file
.zzz - Micro Perfect products sleep mode data
.zzz - CCleaner securely erased data
Software that works with zzz file extension
ZZZ file extension - TeslaCrypt ransomware encrypted file
What is zzz file? How to open zzz files?
File type specification:
The zzz file extension is also known to be used for one of the 2015 variants o TeslaCrypt ransomware.
This malicious software encrypts and locks users data and renames the extension to one of the many options, including zzz.
TeslaCrypt also leaves instructions and ransom demands in a special text file "HELP_RESTORE_FILES.txt" file found in affected folders.
The default software associated to zzz file type:
Company or developer:
TeslaDecoder is a free utility that helps users recover their files affected by TeslaCrypt virus. Older versions of the affected files are recovered automatically, for newer ones users have to follow instructions how to crack their own encryption key and recover the files manually.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .zzz file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open zzz file, edit zzz file, convert zzz file, view zzz file, play zzz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Recover zzz file
Software which is able to fix, repair or recover zzz file - TeslaCrypt ransomware encrypted file
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