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How to Remove Gotoinstall.ru (Browser Hijacker)

Nov 13th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Gotoinstall.ru? And how does it function? Gotoinstall.ru is presented as an Internet search engine by its developers which enhances internet browsing experience by producing improved search results. Some users are even fooled in using this search engine as it has a legitimate-looking interface however, it is nothing but a computer infection that belongs to the group of browser

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How to Delete Search.searchwamtv.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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  What is Search.searchwamtv.com? And how does it function? Search.searchwamtv.com is a search engine associated with the browser extension named “Watch More TV Now” and is developed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. This company is known to spawn countless of browser hijackers and potentially unwanted programs so it’s no surprise that Search.searchwamtv.com is also classified as both

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Obliterating Comrade HT Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is Comrade HT ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Comrade HT ransomware is another nasty Trojan infection with the ability to encrypt files and leave them inaccessible to its victims. This new crypto-malware is created using the open source platform known as HiddenTear. Researchers believed that this ransomware is developed based on the Unikey ransomware framework. Th

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How to Delete The Magic Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is The Magic Ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? The Magic ransomware is a new ransomware infection which was based on the open source platform, HiddenTear. This was first observed by researchers on October 17, 2017 and spreads through a corrupted PDF file or Docx file. This new ransomware infection is mainly designed to attack computer users in Italy but that does

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

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  What is Atchbo Ransomware? And how does it implement its attack on the infected computer? Atchbo ransomware is a new crypto-malware threat designed to encrypt files to make them inaccessible to users. According to researchers, this new ransomware seems to be related to Atchbo ransomware, which was came out before Atchbo ransomware, as they share quite many similarities. Atchbo is a hi

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How to Terminate Trojan.Vtflooder.HG (Trojan-Dropper)

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  What is Trojan.Vtflooder.HG? And how does it function? Trojan.Vtflooder.HG is a malicious program used by Black Hat hackers to gain remote access to systems to install third party threats. Trojan.Vtflooder.HG is the named used by AV scanners to refer to a threat that can invade computer systems through software exploits, spam emails and freeware or shareware bundles. Specifically this

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Eliminate LockOn Ransomware (Crypo-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is LockOn ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? LockOn ransomware is a file-encrypting Trojan infection discovered at the beginning of October 2017. This new ransomware is created using HiddenTear – an open source platform commonly used by cyber crooks in creating ransomware infections. LockOn ransomware’s first attacks were reported on October 9, 2017. According

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How to Get Rid of Fidonav.com (Browser Hijacker)

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  What is Fidonav.com? And how does it function? Fidonav.com is presented as a “top-notch” search tool that supposedly enhances users’ web browsing experience through generating improved search results as well as providing quick links to several popular websites like Facebook, eBay, YouTube, and more. At a first glance, one would think that Fidonav.com is a legitimate website as i

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How to Fix “The wait operation timed out” Error in Windows 10

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  A few Windows 10 users have reported that they can’t open photos when they use the Photos app as the default image. When they were trying to open Pictures, they got the “The wait operation timed out” error instead. This kind of error message appears when there is an unhandled exception during the execution of a current request. Some users even got the same error message when th

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Obliterate X1881 Ransomware (Ransomware/Crypto-Malware)

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  What is X1881 ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? X1881 ransomware is a new variant of the CryptoMix ransomware group. This new variant was first observed in October 16, 2017. There are only a couple of differences to the X1881 ransomware to other CryptoMix ransomware variants – one of which is the .x1881 extension that it appends on the affected files. After it gains ac

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