February, 2019  // Posts published in February, 2019

Kill Cekisan Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Cekisan ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Cekisan ransomware is a new data-encrypting malware discovered on February 20, 2019. It uses a “.cekisan” extension in marking the files it encrypts. The initial threat analysis of this ransomware revealed that it could be a new strain of “.Snatch ransomware” and may also be related to “Everbe 2.0 ransomware”. The crook

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Wipe Out Joke Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Joke ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Joke ransomware is the latest addition to the Scarab ransomware family. This new Scarab variant uses a “.joke” extension in marking its encrypted files. Like its other predecessors, Joke ransomware still uses the AES encryption algorithm in locking important data. Aside from the extension it uses, nothing much has changed in thi

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Delete www.bestzerch.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is www.bestzerch.com? And how does it function? www.bestzerch.com is a browser extension promoted as a search engine that claims to improve a user’s browsing experience by generating enhanced search results. It includes quick links to popular websites like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and many more. Though it may seem like a useful search engine with an efficient-looking interface, don

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Obliterate BlackPink Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is BlackPink ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? BlackPink ransomware is a file-encrypting virus designed to lock important data in a targeted computer. This newly discovered crypto-malware uses a “.BlackPink” extension in marking the files it encrypts. It seems to be targeting Korean-speaking users as its ransom note is written in the Korean language. At the time of writ

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

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What is Promos ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Promos ransomware is one the latest crypto-viruses that was discovered in recently. It is reported to be a new variant of STOP ransomware. This new variant uses a “.promos” extension in marking the files it encrypt. There are no other notable changes in this new variant except for the extension it uses and the email address (blo

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How to Get Rid of MyStreamingTab Redirect (Browser Hijacker/PUP)  

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What is MyStreamingTab Redirect? And how does it function? MyStreamingTab is a browser extension that supposedly allows users to stream videos, TV shows and movies online. Its interface contains quick access links to popular video streaming sites like YouTube, Netflix, and so on. Although this browser extension might seem useful, it’s really not. In fact, it is even classified as a browser hi

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How to Eliminate SEED LOCKER Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is SEED LOCKER ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? SEED LOCKER ransomware is a data-encrypting virus discovered mid-February 2019. According to security experts, it seems to be a new variant of Everbe ransomware due to its behavior. Like the other variants, this suspected latest variant of Everbe ransomware uses the same sequence in its attack. It starts by dropping its paylo

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Eliminating Cammora Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Feb 20th 2019 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Cammora ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Cammora ransomware is one of the latest crypto-virus discovered recently. It is also a new variant of GarrantyDecrypt ransomware. This new ransomware strain uses the .cammora suffix in marking the files it encrypts. Once it infiltrates a targeted computer, Cammora ransomware will initiate a series of modifications in the system.

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Erase Yatab.net (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Yatab.net? And how does it function? Yatab.net is a questionable browser extension that functions as a search engine. It is developed by a company called Chameleon.ad which is known to operate in the digital advertising field so Yatab.net will most likely be used with the intent to host different advertising campaigns. To achieve this, Yatab.net will change the default settings of your

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Deleting MyPersonalPDF (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is MyPersonalPDF? And how does it function? MyPersonalPDF is a browser extension that supposedly allows users a free, quick and easy way to convert Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other files to PDF format. Although it may seem like a useful program that could solve your concerns in converting several file formats to PDF, it’s actually a browser hijacker that could hijack your browser’s s

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