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Locker Virus

Locker Virus

Locker Virus is a dangerous computer infection that comes to your system to rip you off. This malicious program encrypts most of your files and then is very explicit about what it wants you to do. It is quite obvious that you should never pay a single cent to Locker Virus. In fact, you should remove Locker Virus from your system as soon as possible. Read more »

Tox Ransomware

Tox Ransomware

Tox Ransomware is the infection you do not want to face. Unfortunately, this infection was created by cyber criminals who known how to infiltrate this infection into as many operating systems as possible. They could even use different distribution methods, which is why it is very difficult to predict how this threat will corrupt your operating system. Even though some methods could help this malicious threat enter your PC without your permission, it is not unnoticeable once installed. Immediately after execution, Tox Ransomware encrypts your personal files and introduces you to a browser screen suggesting that you need to pay money in order to have your personal files back. On top of that, this infection adds itself to the system startup. Unfortunately, you will not restore your files by removing Tox Ransomware; however, deleting this program is extremely important. Read more »

Bitcryptor Virus

Bitcryptor Virus

The malicious Bitcryptor Virus is not a new infection. This is just a new version of the clandestine Cryptolocker virus, and our researchers have found that it is most similar to the recently reported CoinVault ransomware. Anti-Spyware-101.com malware analysts have found that Bitcryptor Virus can change its name, which can create removal issues. Of course, if you do not delete this threat, you will be exposed to much more serious security issues, which is why we recommend removing Bitcryptor Virus as soon as possible. Unfortunately, most computer users choose to delay the removal of this threat because it encrypts personal files. Read more »

Los Pollos Hermanos

Los Pollos Hermanos

Los Pollos Hermanos, also known as Trojan.Cryptolocker.S, is a malicious ransomware infection that can attack your PC, encrypt personal files, and demand money from you. If you are familiar with the TV show Breaking Bad, you might recognize the name of Los Pollos Hermanos, but if you are not, the name of this ransomware might make no sense to you. The malicious infection might be introduced to computer users using scams associated with Breaking Bad, but Anti-Spyware-101.com malware researchers indicate that this ransomware is usually downloaded by a malicious Trojan (VBS.Downloader.Trojan) that is spread via corrupted zip files. If you do not want to worry about the removal of dangerous threats, you have to be particularly careful about how you browse the web and download software. If you are not careful, you might have to remove Los Pollos Hermanos soon enough. Read more »

Trojan.VBS.UEF

Trojan.VBS.UEF

There are hundreds of threats that might slither onto your computer. Trojan.VBS.UEF is no exception because it usually enters the system without a user’s consent. According to the security experts working at anti-spyware-101, Trojan.VBS.UEF usually enters those systems that are unprotected. In addition, you might be also at risk if you tend to download programs from various third-party websites. The main symptom that Trojan.VBS.UEF has entered your system is various annoying alerts. In addition, you might notice that your PC has started running slower than usual. If you remove Trojan.VBS.UEF, these symptoms will disappear and you will be able to use your PC and surf the Internet freely again. Read more »

Alpha Crypt

Alpha Crypt

Alpha Crypt is a ransomware that you might have to remove from your unprotected operating system. If you let this malicious infection in, it will silently encrypt your personal files as a motive to demand money from you. Once the attack is complete, you will find that your personal files, including documents, videos, and photos, cannot be opened. Even though these files are not deleted, instead of accessing them, you will be presented with a demand to download the Tor browser and make a payment for the so-called private key that supposedly can decrypt your files. Unfortunately, most people realize that they need to remove Alpha Crypt virus from their operating systems too late, which often results in the loss of personal files. If Alpha Crypt has yet to attack your operating system, make sure you install trustworthy automatic malware removal software to protect you from this ransomware. Read more »

Trojan.Downloader.Recslurp

Trojan.Downloader.Recslurp is a dangerous computer infection that can connect to a remote server behind your back and download even more malware on your computer. The most annoying thing about this infection is that, as a Trojan, Trojan.Downloader.Recslurp manages to enter your system surreptitiously. Hence, in order to remove Trojan.Downloader.Recslurp in a timely manner, you have to regularly perform full system scans with a licensed antispyware tool; otherwise it might be hard to notice that you have been infected with Trojan.Downloader.Recslurp, or any other dangerous application for that matter. Read more »

Crypt0L0cker

Crypt0L0cker

Crypt0L0cker is a very serious computer infection that might infect computers with Windows OS on them. If this happens, you will definitely notice that because a message claiming that “your personal files are encrypted!” will appear on your screen and you will not be able to use your computer freely. Actually, Crypt0L0cker seeks to obtain money from computer users, so it is not surprising that it acts like that. Unfortunately, it is not so easy to remove Crypt0L0cker from the system because this threat does not have an uninstaller. Luckily, we still know what you should do. In order to find out how to erase this infection, make sure that you read through this article. Read more »

TorLocker Virus

TorLocker Virus

TorLocker Virus is a ransomware infection that encrypts your files and then demands you to pay 100 USD, 100 EUR or 0.5 bitcoin as soon as possible if you want to get your files back. However, TorLocker Virus is not as dangerous as other programs from the Crypto Ransomware group, and that is because it is possible to decrypt the affected files without any specific decryption key. In other words, you can remove TorLocker Virus at once without any worries because it is not essential to keep this program on your computer if you want to restore your files. In fact, whenever you encounter a malicious infection, you need to terminate it at once, disregarding what the consequences might be. Read more »

A Facebook Worm to be careful about

Even though a detection by an antimalware tool known as Trojan.Agent.ED is a generic one, malware experts at Anti-Spyware-101.com have discovered that in quite a few cases this detection is linked to a newly crafted Internet worm often referred to as the Facebook Worm or Kilim Facebook Worm. If you have encountered anything associated with Trojan.Agent.ED you should take immediate measure to investigate what kind of infection is active on your PC, and you should remove it immediately. Do not take any chances with this infection as you could face devastating consequences. Read the rest of this article and find out how the Kilim Facebook Worm functions and why its removal is of paramount importance. Read more »