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Obliterating Scrabber Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Oct 16th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Scrabber ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Scrabber ransomware is a data-encrypting malware designed to lock important files in a computer. It is a new HiddenTear variant that was just discovered recently. It seems to be targeting English and Russian-speaking users since half of its ransom note is written in Russian while the other part of it is written in English. It us

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Kill Encr Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Encr ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Encr ransomware is a new file-encrypting virus designed to lock important data in a computer which leaves them inaccessible to users. It renames data to encrypted hex with dashes and uses .encr extension to mark its encrypted data. Once it enters a targeted computer, it drops its malicious payload and connects the system to a remote s

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How to Delete Search.gg (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Oct 11th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Search.gg? And how does it work? Search.gg is a browser extension designed by Search Engage Ltd. It works on several browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge and many more. If installed, it modifies the browser settings by setting the homepage, search engine and new tab page to hxxps://search.gg which will redirect you to Yahoo. Note that these cha

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How to Get Rid of Searchguide.level3.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Searchguide.level3.com? And how does it function? Searchguide.level3.com is a suspicious browser extension that changes both the DNS and browser settings of a computer once it is installed which is why it is classified as a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program by security experts. It supposedly functions as an online search provider that claims to improve users’ browsin

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How to Terminate Eman50 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is Eman50 ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Eman50 ransomware is the newest variant of Matrix ransomware which follows the other Matrix variant, Eman ransomware that was released a few days ago, in the first week of October 2018. It seems like Eman50 is the modified version of Eman ransomware as it still uses the same ransom note although the name is slightly diff

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How to Eliminate Scarab crab Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Scarab crab ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Scarab crab ransomware is the latest addition to the Scarab ransomware family. This new Scarab variant seems to imitate GandCrab ransomware as it uses the .crab extension in marking its encrypted files. However, aside from the identical extension, it does not have other similarities with GandCrab ransomware. At the time of wr

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

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What is Qweuirtksd ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Qweuirtksd ransomware is a file-encrypting malware that was discovered at the end of September 2018. This crypto-malware encrypts user data and servers using AES 128 (CBC mode) and uses .qweuirtksd extension in marking its encrypted files. It demands a ransom of $500 in BTC. It seems to be targeting English-speaking users althou

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How to Wipe Out God Crypt v1.0 Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is God Crypt v1.0 ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? God Crypt v1.0 ransomware, also known as Godsomware, is a file-encrypting virus designed to encrypt important data in an infected computer. It seems like it’s trying to imitate the infamous WannaCry ransomware based on its GUI. According to security experts, it does not really encrypt files. However, you must not take it

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How to Uninstall RadioRage Browser Redirect (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is RadioRage? And how does it work? RadioRage is a browser extension created by Mindspark Interactive. This dubious browser extension supposedly allows users to listen to free music and radio. This may appeal to users who love listening to music and radio. However, If installed, it will change the default homepage, new tab page and search provider in the browser settings without user’s p

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How to Terminate Cortana.exe Miner (Trojan horse/Malware)

Oct 4th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Cortana.exe Miner? And how does it function? Cortana.exe Miner is a malicious program that belongs under the category of Trojan horses. This malware is utilized by cyber criminals to mine for the Monero digital currency on infected computers. It isn’t clear yet how exactly this Trojan horse is installed in the system but once it’s installed, it drops the C:\Windows\servicing\chksum.

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