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Mogranos Ransomware

Mogranos Ransomware is a new malicious application in the STOP Ransomware family. Like all other threats from it, the malware should encrypt user’s pictures, photos, and all other files that could be precious and irreplaceable. The problem with encrypted data is that it can be decrypted only with specific decryption tools and, sadly, they might be impossible to come by. Of course, the malicious applications developers may claim they have such tools and are willing to share them with victims who pay a ransom, but who can tell whether it is true or not. This is why our specialists recommend against paying a ransom. If you decide not to pay and choose to erase Mogranos Ransomware, we can offer our removal instructions available at the end of this article. For more details about the malware itself, we invite you to read the rest of this text. Read more »

LookBack

A few utility companies in the US received phishing emails back in July. It is now known that the attacks were set up to spread LookBack, a malicious remote access Trojan (RAT) capable of deleting files, executing commands, and stealing information. It is possible that the threat could target companies in different sectors next, and that is why it is important to look at it closer. Without a doubt, systems that are infected with this malware need to be cleaned as soon as possible. Here at Anti-Spyware-101.com, we focus on the removal of malware, and while we can show how to remove LookBack, it is just as important to discuss the activity of malware and the overall security of the operating system. If you are interested in this, please continue reading, and do not forget that you can always share your questions in the comments area below. Read more »

Rsalive Ransomware

If your files have the .rsalive extension, you are dealing with a malicious application called Rsalive Ransomware. It encrypts files with a robust encryption algorithm to make sure victims will not be able to open them. Afterward, the malware should show a ransom note, which is supposed to contain a message saying a user ought to pay a particular sum in Bitcoins. In exchange, the malicious application's developers should offer decryption tools. As we explain further, in the article, there is not knowing if the cybercriminals will hold on to their end of a bargain. Thus, for victims who do not want to risk losing their money too, we advise not to put up with any demands. If you decide to erase Rsalive Ransomware also, we encourage you to have a look at the deletion instructions available at the end of this page. Read more »

Syrk Ransomware

Syrk Ransomware

No one wants to go through the “joys” of a ransomware infection. Syrk Ransomware is one of those malicious programs you wouldn’t want to encounter. However, if you are reading this description, the chances are that you need to remove Syrk Ransomware from your system immediately. It might take some time to restore your files, but you should never consider paying the ransom that these criminals here expect you to transfer them. Instead, invest in a legitimate antispyware tool that will help you protect your system against similar intruders in the future. For more guidance, do not hesitate to address a professional. Read more »

Datper

In this report, we talk about a malicious application known as Datper. It is considered to be a backdoor, a tool used to gain access to computers, systems, applications, etc. Researchers believe the malware might have been used to access systems belonging to various organizations and not computers of regular users. For instance, the threat could have been used to obtain sensitive information or to damage systems it infects. If you want to know more about this vicious threat, we invite you to read our full article, in which we explain how the malware could be distributed, how it works, and how it could be erased. What we should tell from the start is that the manual removal instructions available below may not work for everyone, since the malware might have lots of different versions and some of them might place files on different locations. Probably, the best option to deal with such a malicious application to get a reputable antimalware tool. Read more »

MCrypt2019 Ransomware

MCrypt2019 Ransomware

MCrypt2019 Ransomware is a threat that encrypts most of the files found on a targeted computer and shows a note saying the device’s user has to pay around $600 to get decryption tools. If you receive such a message, we advise not to rush into anything before learning more about this threat, which you can do by reading the rest of this article. In the text, we will talk about the malware’s possible distribution channels, its effective manner, and, of course, its deletion. Our researchers at Anti-spyware-101.com report that it might be impossible to use a computer because due to the fact the threat might encrypt system data, the machine could become unresponsive. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that the deletion instructions located at the end of this will help to remove MCrypt2019 Ransomware. In which case, a victim may have to restore his computer’s system from a backup or reinstall the operating system. Read more »

MongoLock Ransomware

MongoLock Ransomware

As you may suspect from its title, MongoLock Ransomware can cause trouble for users who have MongoDB databases. Especially for those who do not back up their important files. The malware uploads copies of files available on a database and sends them to its developer’s server. Afterward, the deletion command should be initiated, which ought to permanently remove videos, documents, pictures, and other precious files. Since the threat is created for money extortion, the malicious application should show a ransom note soon after erasing a victim’s data. As you can imagine, the message asks users to pay for copies of their files, and the sum is not exactly small. If you fear you could lose your money in vain, we advise against paying a ransom. Instead, you could erase MongoLock Ransomware with the deletion steps provided below or a legitimate antimalware tool. To get to know the malware better, we invite you to read the rest of this article. Read more »

TONEDEAF

TONEDEAF is a backdoor Trojan that uses the LinkedIn network to reach its victims. It also means that people install this infection on their computers willingly, but it is very likely that they are not aware of the fact because the installer file doesn’t look dangerous at all.

We believe that it is extremely important to employ regular system scans in order to detect TONEDEAF and other similar infections as soon as possible. Then, you will be able to remove them all at once. If manual removal is not your cup of tea, you can always terminate the infection with a legitimate antispyware tool. Read more »

Infected Ransomware

Infected Ransomware

Infected Ransomware, according to the researchers at Anti-Spyware-101.com, is very similar to an older infection known as Aurora Ransomware. It is possible that this malware belongs to the same attackers; otherwise, different parties are using the same malware code. In both cases, it appears that a free decryptor exists, and can be used to recover the encrypted files. This is terrific news, considering that most file-encrypting ransomware use ciphers that are impossible to crack. Hopefully, you too can free your personal files using a free decryptor, or you can use backups to replace the corrupted copies of your files. In any case, you must delete Infected Ransomware from your Windows operating system. Once you take care of that, you also need to think about the security of your system because you do not want other file-encryptors to slither in again, do you? Please take note of any questions that you might come up with, and you do not hesitate to add them to the comments section. We are here to help you with removal, and we are sure that we can find a solution that works for you. Read more »

CobInt Trojan

CobInt Trojan is a dangerous infection that will not manifest itself at first. This Trojan is there to work silently. Our research shows that this program is a malware downloader, and so, the longer it remains on your system, the more damage it can cause. Therefore, you have to remove CobInt Trojan today.

How can we deal with Trojans when we can’t even tell they’re there? Well, regular system scans with reliable security applications should be one of your top priorities. What’s more, if your security tool detects this infection early on, it can remove it immediately no questions asked. Read more »