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How to Easily Unlock your Files After CryptoDefense Infection

Apr 10th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

How to Easily Unlock your Files After CryptoDefense Infection

You’ve probably heard of CryptoLocker, the highly-successful ransomware which encrypts your PC’s files and demands a ransom of $300 in order to access those files. Like anything successful in this world, CryptoLocker spawned a wave of copycats – including a piece of ransomware called CryptoDefense. CryptoDefense uses the same basic strategy as CryptoLocker and encrypts users’ files b

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Do hackers control your computer?

Jul 29th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Do hackers control your computer?

It’s no secret that viruses have become more and more dangerous in recent years. However, recent PC security assessments have become increasingly frightening. The annual Black Hat conference took place this past week in Las Vegas. The conference focuses on topics related to the hacking industry as a whole. One presentation by Toucan Systems CEO Jonathan Brossard frightened PC users around the

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