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How to Uninstall Ultimate Popup Killer (PUP)

Nov 10th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Ultimate Popup Killer? And how does it work? Ultimate Popup Killer is a program from Ultimatepopupkiller.com which is advertised as a free pop-up blocker for computers that are powered by a Windows OS. According to this program’s developers, Ultimate Popup Killer runs on the latest Windows OS as well as on older Windows 95 systems. Like mentioned, this program is advertised

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Delete HSDFSDCrypt Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is HSDFSDCrypt ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? HSDFSDCrypt ransomware is a new ransomware infection which was first spotted on the 6th of November, 2017. This ransomware mainly targets German users. According to researchers, HSDFSDCrypt is installed on the computer through corrupted macro scripts which are embedded into fake messages from Amazon, PayPal, Intern

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Eliminate Skull HT Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is Skull HT ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Skull HT ransomware is another file-encrypting Trojan malware which first emerged on November 2, 2017. According to the researchers who first analyzed this ransomware, Skull HT’s malicious payload is delivered using a specially crafted corrupted PDF file which is actually an executable file. The fake PDF file is entitl

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Get Rid of Soft Cores (Trojan Horse/Malware)

Nov 9th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Uncategorized Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Soft Cores? And how does it work? Soft Cores is a Trojan infection designed to infect a user’s computer and stealthily exploits its CPU resources to generate crypto currency. You can identify this Trojan by a file named Systemcore.exe which runs in the Task Manager. You can’t really identify if your computer is infected with this Trojan unless you look close enough. The on

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Obliterating WannabeHappy Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is WannabeHappy ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? WannabeHappy ransomware is a destructive file-encrypting threat that restricts access to personal information stored in the compromised computer. It make use of a strong cipher to modify the original code of the predefined targeted files and blackmails its victims into paying a ransom for a unique data decryption key

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Terminate Magniber Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Nov 8th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Magniber ransomware? And how does it carry out its attack? Magniber ransomware is a new ransomware infection which is being distributed by the Magnitude Exploit Kit and appears to be a new version of the Cerber ransomware. According to reports, Magiber ransomware’s first victims are from South Korea as well as some parts of Southeast Asia. It had gotten its name Magniber fro

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

Nov 7th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Anubi Ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Anubi ransomware is a new ransomware-type of infection discovered by a malware security researcher named S!Ri. It appends the [anubi@cock.li].anubi to its targeted files. When it infects a computer, Anubi will set an autorun first in the Windows Registry so it can automatically start once a user logs in. It then begins to

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Terminating Wise XMRig (Trojan Horse)

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  What is Wise XMRig? And how does it work? Wise XMRig is a Trojan horse infection that utilizes a victim’s CPU resources to mine digital currency. The Trojan got its name Wise XMRig because of its uninstall entry which is called Wise that it adds to Windows once it is installed. During its infiltration, it will install a miner called AudioHD.exe which is automatically launched once u

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Deleting Phobos Ransomware (Crypto-Malware)

Nov 6th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Phobos ransomwarE? And how does it carry out its attack? Phobos ransomware, also known as “Phobos”, is a file-encrypting Trojan that uses a unique victim ID and makes use of the AES encryption algorithm in encrypting the victims’ files. This ransomware spreads as an infected email attachment. Once it is inside the system, it begins to scan the computer for a variety of f

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How to Eliminate Blue Eagle Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Nov 3rd 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Blue Eagle ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Blue Eagle ransomware is a new file-encrypting threat capable of taking victim’s files as hostage in exchange for a ransom. This new ransomware was first observed in the final weeks of October 2017. According to researchers, Blue Eagle seems to be created by an independent group of hackers. After its successful infil

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