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TeslaCrypt virus: aggressive and frightening

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
 

While jumping from one website to another, you might not have a clue about TeslaCrypt virus attempting to invade your computer. This virus is classified as ransomware. It is set to lock out your most precious data stored on your computer. Moreover, in order access it, you are demanded to pay a subtle amount of […]

 

Treacherous .locky file extension virus

Friday, March 25th, 2016
 

.locky file extension virus is ransomware. This particular type of malware is associated with one of the major recent ransomware threats – Locky – which still causes goosebumps for many Internet users worldwide. In short, .locky file extension infiltrates your device and encrypts the most valuable personal data and demands ransom in exchange. .locky file extension […]

 

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 […]