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How to Delete Ann Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 10th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Ann ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Ann ransomware is a new ransomware threat designed just like a typical crypto-malware. At the time of writing, the threat actors behind this crypto-malware are still unknown though it was determined that it does not belong to any ransomware group. Just like a typical ransomware threat, once it implements its attack, it drops its mali

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Wipe Out CryptConsole 3 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 3rd 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is CryptConsole 3 ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? CryptConsole 3 ransomware is a file-encrypting virus that has emerged recently. It is the latest variant of CryptConsole ransomware and is designed to lock important files in a computer making them inaccessible to users. The instant it infects a computer, it drops its payload dropper which is used to connect the PC to a re

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Obliterating WannaCash Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 2nd 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is WannaCash ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? WannaCash ransomware is a newly discovered crypto-virus that seems to target Russian-speaking users. This crypto-malware is designed to use the AES 256 cryptography in encrypting data. It demands 4999 Rubbles from its victims to be paid via Yandex, one of the biggest electronic payment platforms in Russia. Once it infiltrate

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Terminating Like Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Aug 1st 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Like ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Like ransomware is a file-encrypting virus designed to lock important data in a computer. According to security experts, this crypto-malware may be a new variant of Stroman ransomware as its source code contains snippets from Stroman. Like Stroman ransomware, Like ransomware also uses the AES encryption algorithm in locking its target

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Eliminating STOPDATA Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is STOPDATA ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? STOPDATA ransomware is a new and improved variant of STOP ransomware. This data-encrypting malware was discovered recently and has been targeting several users. Once it infects a computer, it may carry out a series of malicious activities. It starts by dropping its malicious payload which connects the infected computer to a remo

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Kill Scarab Ukrain Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jul 31st 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Uncategorized Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Scarab Ukrain ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Scarab Ukrain ransomware is a new file-encrypting malware designed to encrypt important files in an infected PC. This crypto-malware is also one of the latest additions to the Scarab ransomware family. It uses the .ukrain extension in marking the files it encrypts. Once it starts to carry out its attack, it drops a maliciou

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Obliterate XIAOBA 2.0 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jul 30th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is XIAOBA 2.0 ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? XIAOBA 2.0 ransomware is the latest addition to the XIAOBA ransomware group. This latest variant was discovered by a researcher named Rony. Its main goal is to lock important files in an infected computer and demand ransom from its victims. The instant it infiltrates a computer, it will drop its malicious payload which is u

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Wipe Out .black007 File Extension Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jul 27th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is .black007 File Extension ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? .black007 File Extension ransomware is a file-encrypting virus that also happens to be a new variant of Jigsaw ransomware. It was discovered on July 23, 2018 and uses the “.black007” extension, hence its name. Once it is able to infect a computer, it releases its malicious payload which is used to connect th

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Terminate Proticc Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Proticc ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Proticc ransomware is a new crypto-virus that claims to encrypt files although according to security experts, it doesn’t really encrypt files but only adds the “.lol extension to make them look like they were encrypted. After its supposed encryption, it locks the screen of the infected computer making it hard for victims to

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Kill Scarab Turkish Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Scarab Turkish ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Scarab Turkish ransomware is one of the latest variants of the infamous Scarab ransomware. This new variant seems to target Turkish users and like other Scarab variants, it still follows the same behaviors when it comes to implementing its attack. It starts by employing a data gathering module used to obtain information ab

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