August, 2018  // Posts published in August, 2018

Obliterating WannaCash Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 2nd 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is WannaCash ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? WannaCash ransomware is a newly discovered crypto-virus that seems to target Russian-speaking users. This crypto-malware is designed to use the AES 256 cryptography in encrypting data. It demands 4999 Rubbles from its victims to be paid via Yandex, one of the biggest electronic payment platforms in Russia. Once it infiltrate

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Terminating Like Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 1st 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Like ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Like ransomware is a file-encrypting virus designed to lock important data in a computer. According to security experts, this crypto-malware may be a new variant of Stroman ransomware as its source code contains snippets from Stroman. Like Stroman ransomware, Like ransomware also uses the AES encryption algorithm in locking its target

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Eliminating STOPDATA Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is STOPDATA ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? STOPDATA ransomware is a new and improved variant of STOP ransomware. This data-encrypting malware was discovered recently and has been targeting several users. Once it infects a computer, it may carry out a series of malicious activities. It starts by dropping its malicious payload which connects the infected computer to a remo

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