Articles in Security section

Be careful with _Locky_recover_instructions.txt file

Friday, March 18th, 2016
 

You might have probably heard about Locky virus and the havoc that it has been causing on the Internet. After this ransomware hijacks victims’ computers, it encrypts their personal information. Unfortunately, but this is where the problems begin. Once the virus blocks the data, it starts requiring the ransom for the decryption key in exchange. [...]

 

TorrentLocker: again ransomware?

Friday, March 18th, 2016
 

In case you follow recent news related to cyber security, you must have heard about major ransomware threats which are making quite a chaos in the virtual world. TorrentLocker joined the ransomware gang as well. The virus hijacks your computer and encrypts the most valuable data. It also demands a subtle amount money in exchange for [...]

 

Bothering SearchMoreKnow virus

Thursday, March 17th, 2016
 

Most likely you have come here in search of an effective way to deal with this adware. Recently, it became unbearable since you started to see ‘Ads by SearchMoreKnow” or popping advertisements everywhere. Once your patience limit was exceeded, you realized – it was time to remove SearchMoreKnow virus. As you have noticed, the main [...]

 

Popping Pop Bubbles virus

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
 

It is common sense that surfing online includes various dangers. Your computer might get infected with various sorts of potentially unwanted programs: browser hijackers, adware, trojans, viruses, etc. If you have run into Pop Bubbles, beware that it is adware as well. Adware causes the emergence of annoying ads, redirect links, and series of other [...]

 

Annoying Beleela Shopper virus

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
 

Are you a regular online shopper? If yes, then you might have come across diverse virtual online assistants which aim to deliver you the best deals and offers. However, keep in mind, that there are a lot of hoax applications which stuff your computer with malicious files, and Beleela Shopper virus is one of them. [...]