November, 2018  // Posts published in November, 2018

How to Obliterate DCRTR Crypt Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Nov 14th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is DCRTR .Crypt ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? DCRTR .Crypt ransomware is a crypto-virus that was discovered in the first week of November 2018. This crypto-malware is a variant of DCRTR ransomware, hence the name. The crooks behind this ransomware uses AES encryption algorithm and demands $1,270 in BTC in exchange for file recovery. The instant its malicious payload

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How to Uninstall Search.hfindmyroute.co (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Search.hfindmyroute.co? And how does it work? Search.hfindmyroute.co, also known as “Find My Route”, is a browser extension created by Polarity Technologies. It is previously known as “SaferBrowser” and supposedly works as a search tool. It claims to provide users with maps and driving directions on the new tab page of their browser if they install it. And if you install this br

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How to Eliminate Argus Cryptor v1.0 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Argus Cryptor v1.0 ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Argus Cryptor v1.0 ransomware, also known as Argus ransomware, is a data-encrypting malware that was discovered recently. It seems like the crooks behind this threat got its name from the famous gamers “World of Warcraft” titanium Argus. This new crypto-malware uses RSA 2048 cipher in encrypting its targeted files.

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Get Rid of Search4musix.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Search4musix.com? And how does it function? Search4musix.com is a browser extension that supposedly functions as a search tool. Aside from that, it also allows users to “find and listen to music artist, songs and albums”. Although it may seem like an interesting search tool that allows you access to music, don’t let its seemingly interesting features fool you as security experts c

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Obliterate SYMMYWARE Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is SYMMYWARE ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? SYMMYWARE ransomware is a file-encrypting threat that was found lurking the web in the first week of November 2018. This crypto-malware is created using the open-source platform, HiddenTear. HiddenTear is widely exploited by threat actors since it is customizable, uses secure encryption standards which is AES and it can also be p

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Kill Desktop Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Desktop ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Desktop ransomware is a file-locking virus that renders files useless after it encrypts them. This crypto-malware was discovered in the first week of November 2018. This threat adds the “Lock.” Prefix to its encrypted files. It uses the AES cryptography in locking its targeted files. Once it infiltrates a computer system,

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Delete M@r1a Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is M@r1a ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? M@r1a ransomware, also known as .mariacbc Files Virus, is a data-encrypting malware that uses .mariacbc extension in marking the files it encrypt. Like other ransomware threats, M@r1a ransomware is designed to lock important files in a computer leaving them inaccessible to victims. The instant it drops its malicious payload in t

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Terminate Aperfectday2018 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Nov 13th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Gaming PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Aperfectday2018 ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Aperfectday2018 ransomware is a data-encrypting virus that was found in the web at the beginning of November 2018. It uses the “aperfectday2018@protonmail.com” email address which is where it got its name. This crypto-malware is programmed to encrypt targeted data using the AES cipher and then use a public key to encryp

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Eliminate FileFuck Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is FileFuck ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? FileFuck ransomware is a new crypto-virus discovered recently. According to security experts, the threat actors behind this threat may be based in South Korea judging by the path names associated with its program resources but that doesn’t mean that it only targets Korean-speaking users. Security experts detected samples of

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How to Delete ViewMyPDF (Adware/PUP)

Nov 6th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is ViewMyPDF? And how does it function? ViewMyPDF is a program that functions as a browser extension. It is promoted as a program that supposedly loads PDF files in web browsers easily and at no cost. Based on its official site, ViewMyPDF can also convert Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files to PDF files. Aside from that, it also offers a “new gaming platform that provides a growing cat

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