January, 2019  // Posts published in January, 2019

How to Wipe Out XCry Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 29th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is XCry ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? XCry ransomware is a dangerous crypto-virus that came out in the middle of January 2019. It uses a .xcry7684 extension in marking its encrypted files and demands ransom from victims in exchange for the recovery of the files. The instant its payload file is installed in the system, XCry ransomware will implement a series of modifi

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How to Obliterate RICKROLL LOCKER Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 28th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is RICKROLL LOCKER ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? RICKROLL LOCKER ransomware is a file-locking malware that was discovered in the third week of January 2019. There’s not much information about the developers of this crypto-malware so it isn’t clear if it came from any popular ransomware groups. It uses the .cryptoid extension in marking the files it encrypts. The insta

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How to Delete Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Jan 23rd 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co? And how does it work? Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co is another browser extension developed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. It supposedly works as a search engine that provides not just improved search results but also local classified ads from Craigslist. It provides quick links to popular sites like Gmail, Facebook, YouTube, and many more. If you install

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How to Get Rid of + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

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  What is + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam? And how does it work? + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam is a tech support scam, as its name suggests. It was discovered recently and is designed to trick users into thinking that there is some Trojan/worm/ransomware infection in their computers and that they have to call “Microsoft Technical Support” at “+ 1 (8

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How to Eliminate Anatova Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Anatova ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Anatova ransomware is a new file-encrypting virus discovered in the middle of January 2019. Like a typical ransomware threat, it is designed to encrypt important files in a computer and extort money from victims in the form of 10 Dash coins as payment in exchange for the recovery of the encrypted files. Once its malicious payl

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How to Wipe Out XARCryptor Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 22nd 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is XARCryptor ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? XARCryptor ransomware is a crypto-virus discovered recently. It is reported to be the new variant of GarrantyDecrypt ransomware. Nothing much has changed in this new variant except for its ransom note and the extension it uses to mark its encrypted files which is “.odin”. Once XARCryptor ransomware infiltrates the system,

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How to Get Rid of Search.hfasttrackerpackage.net (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Jan 16th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Search.hfasttrackerpackage.net? And how does it implement its attack? Search.hfasttrackerpackage.net is another browser extension developed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. It supposedly allows users to track their packages online. You might find it useful, especially if you want to keep track of your packages but you should know better than to trust any browser extensions created by Polar

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How to Obliterate Juwon Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Juwon ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Juwon ransomware is a data-encrypting malware discovered in the second week of January 2019 captured in its early variants. Based on its initial code analysis, this crypto-virus is developed by a hacker or a group known as Seojuwon. Since the captured samples of this ransomware are early versions, they do not contain any code or comp

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How to Terminate Vulston Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Vulston ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Vulston ransomware is a file-encrypting virus that was discovered at the beginning of January 2019. It uses the .vulston extension in marking the files it encrypts and demands a ransom of 0.18 BTC in exchange for file recovery. Once it infiltrates your computer, it will modify the essential settings in your computer. It starts by

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How to Erase Secure Chrome PRO (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Secure Chrome PRO? And how does it function? Secure Chrome PRO is also known as Defend Search since it changes the default search provider of a browser to “http://defendsearch.com/?q=”. It is a browser extension created for Google Chrome browser but it also works on other browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge, to name a few. Secure Chrome PRO is promote

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