January, 2019  // Posts published in January, 2019

Kill Dablio Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 2nd 2019 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Uncategorized | 0 Comment

What is Dablio ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Dablio ransomware is a crypto-virus created using Python programming language and seems to have similarities with another crypto-virus named HolyCrypt which is also created using the same programming language. These two ransomware threats also use the same extension in marking encrypted files which is “(encrypted)”. Since develope

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Kill PewDiePie Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is PewDiePie ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? PewDiePie ransomware is a crypto-virus created to extort money from its victims. This crypto-malware was discovered mid-December and doesn’t seem to encrypt files in a targeted machine. Once its malicious payload is dropped in the system, PewDiePie ransomware will implement a series of modifications. It starts by connecting t

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Removing Ads by Aura (Adware/PUP)

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What is Ads by Aura? And how does it work? “Ads by Aura” is a new form of adware that’s been discovered over the web recently. This adware is reported to be causing multiple types of advertisements. It could infect several browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and many more. This program pretends to be a legitimate one, even so, remember that its main goal is to

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Delete SevereWeatherCheck (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is SevereWeatherCheck? And how does it function? SevereWeatherCheck, also known as Severe Weather Check, is a browser extension that functions as a search engine. Aside from being a search engine, it is promoted as a tool that can track weather changes in a specific location when users enter a city or input their zip codes. It may seem like a useful application especially if you always wan

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How to Kill Paradise VACv2 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Paradise VACv2 ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Paradise VACv2 ransomware, also known as VACv2 ransomware, is a new variant of Paradise ransomware which also encrypts targeted files in a compromised machine. It adds the .VACv2 suffix to every file it encrypts. And the instant it executes its attack, it carries out a sequence of modifications in the system. It starts by do

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Get Rid of Horoscope Zone (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Horoscope Zone? And how does it function? Horoscope Zone is a browser extension that supposedly gives users easy access to daily horoscopes to different zodiac signs. This might seems like an interesting browser extension especially if you want to be updated daily of your horoscope. However, despite its interesting feature, this browser extension can’t be trusted. In fact, it is class

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Obliterate Tunca Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Tunca ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Tunca ransomware is a file-encrypting virus created to lock important files in an infected computer. It is one of the latest crypto-malware that was discovered in late December 2018. According to security experts, it is created using the .NET framework and uses the .tunca extension in marking its encrypted files. Once its malici

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How to Erase Search.hloginnow.net (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Search.hloginnow.net? And how does it work? Search.hloginnow.net is a browser extension that’s also known as the “Login Now” extension. It supposedly works as a search engine and offers quick links to several popular websites like Amazon, Sport News, Gmail, Yahoo, YouTube, macys, Walmart, and many more. When you first open this website, you will see a pop-up notification with a me

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How to Get Rid of Theseoffersforyou.com (Adware/PUP)

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What is Theseoffersforyou.com? And how does it work? Theseoffersforyou.com is a shady website which displays a pesky notification that asks users to click “Allow” in order to chat with someone online after they register for “free”. Obviously, it’s only a ploy to get users to provide their sensitive information. And if you click “Allow” this malicious site might inject malicious po

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Kill Grafimatriux Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Grafimatriux ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Grafimatriux ransomware is a data-encrypting malware designed to encrypt important files in a computer. This new crypto-malware seems to be targeting Russian-speaking users based on its ransom note which is written in Russian language. It uses the “.Защищено RSA-2048” extension in marking the files it encrypts.

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