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Kill TrumpHead Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 30th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is TrumpHead ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? TrumpHead ransomware is a crypto-virus developed using Google’s Go programming language. It was discovered in the middle of January 2019. It is designed to encrypt important files in a system and demand ransom from users in the form of 0.8 BTC in exchange for file recovery. Once it infiltrates a computer, it will drop its

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Delete Error Code XLMR01F7985 Scam (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

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What is Error Code XLMR01F7985 scam? And how does it work? Error Code XLMR01F7985 scam is another bogus alert created by cyber criminals to tries to make users believe that their computers are disabled due to a malware in the system. Users are then urged to call a “MS Technical Support” number at (833) 430-6138 in order to fix the problem. Clearly, the crooks behind this bogus alert are try

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Erasing Search.yourpackagesnow.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Search.yourpackagesnow.com? And how does it function? Search.yourpackagesnow.com is a browser extension that functions as a search engine. It claims to enhance user’s browsing experience by providing them with improved search results. Aside from improved search results, it supposedly allows users to search their packages online by giving them quick links to DHL, UPS and many others.

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

Jan 29th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Djvut ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Djvut ransomware is a crypto-malware designed to lock important data in a computer, leaving them inaccessible to victims. According to security experts, it appears to be a new variant of STOP ransomware. Nothing much has changed in this new variant except for the extension it uses to mark the files it encrypts which is .djvut. L

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

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What is XCry ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? XCry ransomware is a dangerous crypto-virus that came out in the middle of January 2019. It uses a .xcry7684 extension in marking its encrypted files and demands ransom from victims in exchange for the recovery of the files. The instant its payload file is installed in the system, XCry ransomware will implement a series of modifi

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How to Obliterate RICKROLL LOCKER Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Jan 28th 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is RICKROLL LOCKER ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? RICKROLL LOCKER ransomware is a file-locking malware that was discovered in the third week of January 2019. There’s not much information about the developers of this crypto-malware so it isn’t clear if it came from any popular ransomware groups. It uses the .cryptoid extension in marking the files it encrypts. The insta

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How to Delete Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Jan 23rd 2019 - by Jean-tech in: Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Virus Removal Windows 10 | 0 Comment

What is Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co? And how does it work? Search.hmylocalclassifieds.co is another browser extension developed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. It supposedly works as a search engine that provides not just improved search results but also local classified ads from Craigslist. It provides quick links to popular sites like Gmail, Facebook, YouTube, and many more. If you install

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How to Get Rid of + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

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  What is + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam? And how does it work? + 1 (888) 512-5801 Microsoft Tech Support Scam is a tech support scam, as its name suggests. It was discovered recently and is designed to trick users into thinking that there is some Trojan/worm/ransomware infection in their computers and that they have to call “Microsoft Technical Support” at “+ 1 (8

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How to Eliminate Anatova Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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What is Anatova ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Anatova ransomware is a new file-encrypting virus discovered in the middle of January 2019. Like a typical ransomware threat, it is designed to encrypt important files in a computer and extort money from victims in the form of 10 Dash coins as payment in exchange for the recovery of the encrypted files. Once its malicious payl

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

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

What is XARCryptor ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? XARCryptor ransomware is a crypto-virus discovered recently. It is reported to be the new variant of GarrantyDecrypt ransomware. Nothing much has changed in this new variant except for its ransom note and the extension it uses to mark its encrypted files which is “.odin”. Once XARCryptor ransomware infiltrates the system,

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