August, 2019  // Posts published in August, 2019

Uninstall Universal Converter (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Aug 22nd 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Universal Converter? And how does it work? Universal Converter, also known as search.huniversalconverter.co, is a browser extension promoted as a search engine that allegedly allows users to access a lot of file converter tools over the web. It also features several quick links to well-known sites like Amazon, Gmail, and many more. At first, you might not notice anything suspicious when

Read More

Terminate Banta Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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

What is Banta ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Banta ransomware is a new virus, specifically a file-encrypting one, designed to lock important files in a computer, leaving them inaccessible to users. This new ransomware threat, according to security experts, was found to be a new variant of Phobos ransomware. It uses a “.banta” extension, hence the name. It appears that not m

Read More

How to Uninstall Geofoxip.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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

What is Geofoxip.com? And how does it work? Geofoxip.com is presented as a search engine that supposedly helps users in browsing the web a lot easier as it claims to provide improved search results, as well as quick links to popular site like Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, and many other sites. It might seem like an interesting and useful browser extension but it’s really not, consideri

Read More

How to Wipe Out PLAGUE17 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 20th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is PLAGUE17 ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? PLAGUE17 ransomware is a new file-encrypting malware designed to lock important data in an infected computer using the AES encryption algorithm. Based on the analysis of security experts, it was found that PLAGUE17 ransomware is actually a new and improved version of Dont_worry ransomware. It adds a “.PLAGUE17” extension in

Read More

How to Erase Fvideo.pro Redirect (Browser Redirect/PUP)

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

What is Fvideo.pro Redirect? And how does it work? Fvideo.pro is a questionable website that you can get redirected to when you search for movies or any videos online. When you get rerouted to this site, it will display a pop-up message asking you to click on the Allow button so that you can stream the movie or video you are trying to watch online. However, once you click on the Allow button, t

Read More

How to Kill {Help557@gmx.de}.exe Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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

What is {Help557@gmx.de}.exe ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? {Help557@gmx.de}.exe ransomware is one of the latest variant of Scarab ransomware that’s been spotted in August 2019. Specifically, it is a new and improved version of the Scarab-Bin ransomware that uses a “.{Help557@gmx.de}.exe” extension in marking its encrypted files. Apart from the extension and email addre

Read More

How to Delete Free-coupons.network (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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

What is Free-coupons.network? And how does it work? Free-coupons.network is promoted as a browser extension that supposedly functions as a search provider. It features an interface with a background image of some trees. Though it may look like a legitimate search engine, don’t let its looks fool you for it is actually a browser hijacker in disguise that can hijack your browser the instant you

Read More

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

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

What is SATANA ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? SATANA ransomware is a new file-encrypting virus discovered recently. It is also reported to be a new variant of GlobeImposter 2.0 ransomware. This new GlobeImposter variant uses a “.SATANA” extension in marking the files it encrypt and uses two email address such as sv.goro@aol.com and mr.goro@keemail.me. The moment it execu

Read More

How to Remove Datothatladi.info Pop-ups (Browser Redirect/PUP)

Aug 15th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Datothatladi.info Pop-ups? And how does it work? Datothatladi.info is yet another suspicious domain you can get redirected to when browsing the web. If you get redirected to this site, you will encounter a pop-up message that says, “Click “Allow” to close this window”. It urges users to click on the Allow button that’s displayed on the pop-up so they can supposedly continu

Read More

How to Terminate 2k19cry Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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

What is 2k19cry ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? 2k19cry ransomware is a new and dangerous file-encrypting virus designed to corrupt files in a computer. According to security experts, it is also a new variant of Paradise ransomware. It attaches a “.2k19cry” extension to each file it encrypts and uses the same encryption algorithm as other variants of Paradise ransomwar

Read More