2018  // Posts published in 2018

Kill Dangerous Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 2nd 2018 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

    What is Dangerous ransomware? And how dangerous can it really be? Dangerous ransomware is a crypto-malware aiming to encrypt files in a targeted PC. As soon as it enters the system, it will start to encode data making them inaccessible without the decryption key. On each of the encrypted files, the ransomware appends the .wtf extension. It then drops its ransom note in a fil

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Erasing ChromeSearch.club (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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  What is ChromeSearch.club? And how does it work? ChromeSearch.club is a bogus search engine similar to Chromesearch.win and Cleansers browser extensions which are both browser hijackers and as it turns out, ChromeSearch.club is also one. This hijacker pretends to be a legitimate program that claims to take care of user’s privacy. It also falsely claims to enhance user’s browsing e

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How to Get Rid of TrustedInstaller (Malware)

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What is TrustedInstaller? And how does it function? TrustedInstaller is a malware that hides under the guise of a legitimate built-in Windows user account. This malware can significantly decrease the infected PC’s performance. What’s worse is that it could even help unwanted programs and other malware to infiltrate the system. And since it imitates a legitimate Windows process, it’s hard

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Deleting File-Locker Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is File-Locker ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? File-Locker ransomware is a file-encrypting virus which belongs to the HiddenTear ransomware group. It targets users from Korea based on its ransom note which is written in Korean. According to security experts, it reaches the targeted system as a malicious executable file named File-Locker Ransomware.exe which is r

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What to do is a deleted Printer keeps reappearing on Windows 10

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Have you ever experienced a time when a printer you already deleted keeps on popping up especially when you’re trying to print something? If so, then read on as this post will show you what to do if a deleted printer keeps on reappearing on your Windows 10 PC. One thing’s for sure – you are not alone in this dilemma as there are several users who complained about the same issue with their

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Obliterate GlobeImposter Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is GlobeImposter ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? GlobeImposter ransomware first emerged as a fake version of the notorious Globe ransomware which is why it is also known as FakeGlobe. This fake version has released a new variant that appends the .doc extension to the encrypted files. The new GlobeImposter variant was caught spreading in a new malicious spam email campaign.

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How to Fix Error 0x80070522 in Windows 10

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  If you suddenly got the “Error 0x80070522, A Required Privilege Is Not Held By The Client” message when trying to create a new file in File Explorer on your Windows 10 PC, read on as this post will show you a handful of solutions you can check out to fix the error. This error can occur out of the blue when you try to modify or create a file in the File Explorer. Here’s the f

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