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Meds Ransomware

Meds Ransomware

Meds Ransomware belongs to Stop Ransomware family as it is almost identical to the mentioned threat. It encrypts pictures, photos, and other personal files of the victim. Then it should suggest purchasing decryption tools from the malware’s developers. Same as many malicious applications from the Stop Ransomware family, Meds Ransomware asks to pay $490 in 72 hours or $980 if the given time runs out. Needless to say, we do not recommend rushing into it. There is a possibility you could get scammed, which means you should first consider if you are prepared to lose the mentioned sum should anything go wrong. If you are not, we advise not to pay the ransom. Also, we believe users should erase Meds Ransomware since it can restart with Windows, which means there is a chance it could encipher new data after each system restart. To prevent this, you could erase the threat with the instructions located below or with a chosen antimalware tool. Read more »

Fmovies

Fmovies

Fmovies is a search engine that might be set as your default search provider on your browser. Please do not panic; it doesn’t mean that you have been infected with a browser hijacker. It is far more likely that you accidentally installed some adware application that makes use of this search engine to promote commercial content. The bottom line is that you need to get rid of Fmovies from your browser, and it is possible by removing all the potentially unwanted programs that have recently entered your computer. If you need any help with that, you can employ a licensed security tool. Read more »

PutLocker Ads

PutLocker Ads

Do you stream TV shows and movies illegally? If you do, you are always at risk of facing something dangerous. PutLocker Ads flood the screens of those users, who choose to stream copyrighted material illegally via putlockerfree.sc. This website displays a search engine, using which you can find any film or TV episode. All content, obviously, is streamed illegally, and every user who uses this platform is committing a crime. Hopefully, you have visited the website by accident, and you are not planning on visiting it ever again. Unfortunately, visiting this site once is enough for the ads to start flooding. The website even asks the visitor to enable notifications, and once that is done, even more ads can be delivered. Of course, the majority of ads are shown to those who decide to stream movies or TV shows illegally. In most cases, these ads cannot be ignored, and the visitor has to close them one by one. Even doing that could be dangerous. To learn more about this, as well as how to delete PutLocker Ads, please keep reading, and do not forget that you can continue the discussion in the comments section. Read more »

GoBot2

You might think that your Windows operating system is protected efficiently, but if GoBot2 finds a way in, it can bypass security systems to conceal itself and run in the shadows. If the threat remains undetected, the attackers controlling it from a remote location can do a great deal of damage. For one, they can record sensitive information and login passwords and usernames to hijack your virtual accounts and impersonate you. Second, they can spread malware to other systems from your accounts. Finally, it can drop new infections to perform other malicious actions. Needless to say, it is best if you delete GoBot2 from your operating system, and your virtual security depends on how fast you can figure out how to do it. In the last section of the report, we talk about the removal of this malware in detail, but if you want to learn more about how this clandestine Trojan spreads and works, we suggest that you read from the beginning. Note that the comments section is open, and all questions are welcome. Read more »

Ordinypt Wiper

Ordinypt Wiper

Ordinypt Wiper is princely that. A wiper. If it finds a way into your operating system, it can destroy all important files. Unfortunately, the message that is created by the attackers suggests that files were encrypted and that they can still be recovered if certain steps are taken. Of course, that is a complete and total lie, and if you do as told, you could lose more than just your files. So, do you need to delete Ordinypt Wiper from the Windows operating system? If you do, you should waste no time to take care of this situation. If you have yet to encounter this dangerous threat, it is crucial that you secure your system to patch any vulnerabilities that cybercriminals could try to exploit. It is also important that you stay away from phishing emails that the attackers usually use to spread the dangerous Trojan. We discuss how to identify such emails as well as how to remove the dangerous Trojan in this report. If you are interested in learning more, please continue reading, and do not forget to use the comments section if you have questions. Read more »

mr.yoba@aol.com Ransomware

mr.yoba@aol.com Ransomware

If you notice a message asking to contact someone via mr.yoba@aol.com, you were most likely tricked into launching a threat called mr.yoba@aol.com Ransomware. Encrypting files on a victim’s computer is its primary task. The second one, as you can imagine, is to display the mentioned message. Besides saying users need to write messages to the given email address, the note also mentions about having to pay for decryption tools that could decrypt all files. Even though the hackers behind the malware may claim they do not intend to scam, keep in mind that you cannot be sure they are honest. In any case, before making a decision, we recommend reading our full article to learn more details about the malicious application. Read more »

Jack Ransomware

Jack Ransomware

Jack Ransomware is a dangerous program that will enter your system unexpectedly. One moment your computer will work like always, and then the next one you will face the ransom note popping on your screen, telling you to contact the criminals behind this infection if you want to get your files back. Needless to say, you should never pay a single cent to these criminals. Remove Jack Ransomware from your system right now, and then look for ways to restore your files. If you feel stuck, do not hesitate to address a professional technician who would let you know about other file recovery options. Read more »

Saefko

Saefko can put your privacy at risk, infect your system with other malicious applications, and even infect removable media devices attached to your computer. To put it simply, it could do a lot of damage if it manages to get into your system. Therefore, we highly recommend reading our full article to learn how the malware might be spread and what you should do to guard your computer against it. Also, in the article, we discuss the malicious application’s working manner as well as the troubles it could cause to its victims. Of course, the malware’s removal is one of the topics we discuss in this report too. Thus, if you came here to learn how to eliminate Saefko, you should check the last paragraph as well as the manual deletion instructions placed at the end of the text. Read more »

Facebook Ransomware

Facebook Ransomware

Facebook Ransomware is a rather old ransomware infection that can still make waves if you manage to stumble upon its installer. There is nothing terribly specific about this infection, but seeing that it has been released quite a while ago, there is a good chance that a public decryption tool available right now. If not, you can always address a professional who would help you terminate Facebook Ransomware for good. The most important thing is not to panic because ransomware infections rely on your unstable emotions to swindle you out of your money. Read more »

Hermes666 Ransomware

Hermes666 Ransomware

Your files do not stand a chance if Hermes666 Ransomware slithers into your operating system. This malicious threat is a file-encryptor, and as soon as it invades your system, it starts corrupting your personal files, including documents, videos, photos, and music files. If you have these files backed up, you do not need to worry about losing anything, but if backups do not exist, you might end up losing everything. That is because it is not possible to decrypt files manually. Even if you delete Hermes666 Ransomware successfully, the files will not get restored magically. That is because you need to change the data of the files back to normal to make them readable again, and that is impossible to do without the decryptor. At the time of research, a third-party decryptor that could restore the files did not exist, and so you need to be extremely careful about installing such software. If you have done it already, and the files remain encrypted, remove the suspicious software immediately. Read more »