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Removing the Mich78 Ransomware

Jul 21st 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Mich78 ransomware? And how does it work? Mich78 is new file-encrypting threat discovered on July 18, 2017. It appears to be an independent project and does not show any traces of code which are typically seen on HiddenTear and EDA2 ransomware variants like the Luxnut and AnonFive ransomware. Right now, it is not clear who is behind Mich78 ransomware yet. Although Mich78 ransomware se

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

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What is Speedydialsearch.com? And how does it work? Speedydialsearch.com is a search engine developed by Hopebest Inc. Media. This search engine looks like a typical web search service. It is a plain page with white background that contains a search box and a search button. At the top of the page, there are letters S and T and at the bottom part of the page, there are links to Hopebest’s Priv

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How to Terminate Naampa Ransomware

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What is Naampa ransomware? And how does it work? Naampa ransomware is file-encoding virus makes use of RSA 2048 encryption algorithm in encrypting the targeted files. It appends .crptd file extension to each of your system’s database, archive files, videos, mp3, mp4, text files and other kinds of files. After it executes the encryption, it drops a file named README !.jpg which is the ransom n

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How to Remove Convertpdfsearch.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Convertpdfsearch.com? And how does it work? Convertpdfsearch.com is presented as a “high quality” internet search engine that claims to significantly enhance your browsing experience through coming up with improved search results that also allows its users to convert PDF file formats. This search engine is developed by HopeBest Inc. Media. On a first glance, this search engine may l

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Eliminating Viro Ransomware

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What is Viro ransomware? And how does it work? Viro ransomware is a malicious software and a newly-found crypto virus. It is a new variant of the HiddenTear open source platform that is coded to encrypt your files in exchange for a ransom. Its interface shows a modified picture of Jesus Christ with the face of an unknown person. Viro ransomware travels in a bundle together with a keylogger and

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How to Remove Nyknicksbuzzsearch.com Redirects

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What is search.nyknicksbuzzsearch.com?   The search.nyknicksbuzzsearch.com is a legitimate Internet search engine that claims to significantly improves the Internet browsing experience by generating improved results. Basing on its  appearance alone, search.nyknicksbuzzsearch.com barely differs from Google, Bing, Yahoo, and other legitimate search engines. No wonder many users believe

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How to Remove Cookies On-Off Extension 1.0.1 Extensions

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Cookies On-Off Extension 1.0.1 We are talking about a program called Cookies On-Off Extension 1.0.1 here. Since it is being classified as a browser hijacker, this software could function in much more explained way: The program may infect your computer without your  permission and invade and modify your browser apps after that. Neither Explorer, nor Chrome and Firefox can be safe from this k

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How to Get Rid of 123.sogou.com (PUP/Browser Hijacker)

Jul 20th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is 123.sogou.com? 123.sogou.com is another fraud website that claims to be a legitimate Internet search website that allows and gives users easy access and  to immediately navigate to other popular sites. This site may seem legitimate, but be aware that 123.sogou.com is distributed with a browser-hijacking application that falsely claims to improve the Internet browsing experience but a

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How to Remove 115118.net (PUP/Browser Hijacker)

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What is 115118.net actually?   115118.net is another fake search engine developed by “Client Connection Ltd”  that disguises itself as a genuine search provider that claims it enhances the Internet browsing experience. More so, initially, it appears to be a genuine search engine, however, the user should take note that it has been categorized as a browser hijacker that will brin

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

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What is Zipfilesearch.com? And how does it work? Zipfilesearch.com is a browser add-on that offers file zipping services. Unbeknownst to some users, this add-on is actually a browser hijacker developed by Hopebest Ltd. This company is in Hong Kong and has already created several search engines like the Screenrecordsearch.com. All of which are only making use of either Yahoo or Google, in other

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