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Vesrato Ransomware

Vesrato Ransomware

Your personal files are doomed if Vesrato Ransomware slithers in. This infection targets Windows operating systems that lack protection, and whose owners are not careful enough. Misleading messages containing corrupted attachments, dangerous bundled downloaders, silently active infections, and unpatched security vulnerabilities could all be exploited to ensure that this malware invades systems. If you are not cautious, it could invade your system too, and it is unlikely that you would notice this threat until it was too late. Although you might have a quick moment in between when the threat attacks and when the encryption of personal files begins, it is unlikely that you will be able to catch it. Instead, it is likely that you will realize that there is malware that requires removal only after your files are encrypted. Can you delete Vesrato Ransomware to restore the files? You definitely need to eliminate the infection, but you cannot recover your files by doing so. Read more »

Silenced Ransomware

Silenced Ransomware

Ransomware is extremely dangerous because it can cause irreversible damage to your personal files. This is why Silenced Ransomware must be taken seriously. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com research team, this infection was not active at the time of analysis, but that is because it was not fully complete yet. That means that this malicious threat was caught before it was executed, and that is a rare luxury. That gives us all time to prepare, and you need to do your part as well. It is most important that you install all updates that you might have postponed in the past because you want to make sure that no vulnerabilities can be exploited by attackers silently. You also need to be more vigilant about spam emails, fake security warnings, and third parties trying to connect to your system remotely. If you are cautious, our hope is that you can evade all ransomware infections. If it is too late, you need to think about removal, and the tips presented in this report should help you delete Silenced Ransomware. Read more »

Nemty Ransomware

Nemty Ransomware

Nemty Ransomware might not look like much, but it is a dangerous computer infection that will encrypt most of your personal files and hold them hostage. It doesn’t look like the ransomware epidemic will end any time soon, so you need to arm yourself with nerves of steel and fight this infection right now.

You have to keep in mind that there is always a chance you might need to start building your data library anew. Nevertheless, that is no reason to despair. Follow the instructions below this description to remove Nemty Ransomware from your system for good, and then make sure you do not get infected with similar programs again. Read more »

BlackWorm RAT

BlackWorm RAT

Although remote access Trojans (also known as “RATs”) are rare, they do exist. BlackWorm RAT is one of them, and while it was mostly active in 2014, it has not disappeared from the face of the virtual Earth. Most infamously, this malicious threat was employed by the Syrian Malware Team in what is believed to be state-sponsored attacks. This hacking group aggressively attacked major news websites (e.g., forbes.com) as well as the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) agency. These attacks occurred in 2014. Could they continue? That is a possibility. The hacking group could also have smaller targets and, therefore, be less noticeable. In any case, whether it strikes again or it disappears into the virtual void for good, it is important to know everything there is to know about this malicious infection. Our Anti-Spyware-101.com research team has a few important details to share with you, and we also discuss the removal of BlackWorm RAT. While it is unlikely that you will need to delete this infection, learning about it is crucial. Read more »

Masodas Ransomware

Masodas Ransomware

Masodas Ransomware is a malicious program that marks the files it encrypts with .masodas extension, e.g., text_file.docx.masodas. The threat enciphers data important to its victims, such as photos or documents to take them as a hostage. To restore files the malware’s victims ought to be asked to pay a ransom. In return, the malicious application’s creators should offer tools for decryption. The bad news is that there are no guarantees they will hold on to their end of the bargain. In other words, you could get scammed, and if you do not want to take any chances, you should not put up with any demands. Users who wish to get rid of Masodas Ransomware should check the instructions available below or employ a legitimate antimalware tool. As for learning more about the malware, we invite you to read the rest of this article. Read more »

Dragon Ransomware

Although most file-encryptors act the same, it is important to identify the specific infections that attack you. Dragon Ransomware is the threat we are discussing in this report, and when it encrypts files, it adds the “.locked” extension to their names. This tells us nothing because this extension has been used by FORMA Ransomware, Locked Ransomware, Nog4yH4n Project Ransomware, and several other malicious threats. That being said, the threat introduces itself using the ransom note file, which you are likely to find created next to the encrypted documents, photos, videos, and so on. The name of this file is “#DECRYPT_MY_FILES#.txt,” and it was created to help attackers deliver their demands in a clear way. So, what happens after your files are encrypted? That depends on your actions completely, and we have a few tips that might help you navigate this situation. Please continue reading to learn how to delete Dragon Ransomware, how to save your files, and how to secure your operating system in the future. Read more »

Pedro Ransomware

Pedro Ransomware is an ordinary ransomware infection tricks users into downloading and installing it. Of course, just because there is nothing special about this application, it doesn’t mean that it is harmless. Quite the opposite – this program can easily encrypt your files and leave you hanging. While no public decryption tool is available at the moment, it is important that you remove Pedro Ransomware from your system as soon as possible. You can find the manual removal guidelines at the bottom of this description. However, if you do not want to delete this infection manually, you can do that by acquiring a powerful security tool. Read more »

Microsoftxyber@hackindex.com Screen Locker

Microsoftxyber@hackindex.com Screen Locker is a computer infection that looks a lot more dangerous than it actually is. It wants to pass for a ransomware infection, but it is a mere screen locker that can be closed without much difficulty. Therefore, if you encounter this threat, please do not panic.

Simply scroll down to the bottom of this entry for the manual removal instructions. It is not complicated to terminate this intruder on your own. If you do not feel like dealing with it manually, remove Microsoftxyber@hackindex.com Screen Locker with a licensed security tool that will also protect your system from similar threats. Read more »

Banta Ransomware

Banta Ransomware is one of those annoying infections that seemingly do not appear to be special, but they can still encrypt your files and leave you hanging. If we want to mitigate the damage caused by such intruders, we have to make sure that our files are backed up either on an external hard drive or some virtual storage. You see, it is not hard to remove Banta Ransomware from the infected system, but it might be quite challenging to get all your files back. Therefore, if you need more help with file recovery, do not hesitate to address a professional. Read more »

Cetori Ransomware

Cetori Ransomware is one of those programs that you definitely wouldn’t want to encounter on your computer. As you can tell from its name, it is a ransomware infection. It means that it encrypts your files and holds them hostage until you pay a ransom fee. Needless to say, you should never spend a single cent on this infection. Look for ways to remove Cetori Ransomware from your system right now, and then do not hesitate to invest in a legitimate antispyware tool that would help you safeguard your system against various threats. Read more »