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LeakerLocker ransomware breaks new ground with its tactics

LeakerLocker ransomware breaks new ground with its tactics

Most of the extortion taking place online revolves around two things: applying crypto and locking the screen. The brand new Android ransomware called LeakerLocker utilizes one of above components and adds a unique one to the mix. It locks the home screen of an infected Android device and threatens to disclose the victim’s personal data […]

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Remove CopyCat malware from Android device

Remove CopyCat malware from Android device

The word “copycat” has assumed a brand-new conceptual hue with the emergence of the apropos Android malware. This polysemy is all about malicious code dubbed CopyCat. It is distributed via phishing and trojanized applications, and the subsequent impact is harsh. The malware engages in stealth malvertising, pilfers credits for installed programs, and gets high-level privileges […]

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Decrypt CRBR Encryptor ransomware and remove virus

Decrypt CRBR Encryptor ransomware and remove virus

According to recent reports on computer threat landscape, the Cerber ransomware family is the dominating one in its niche of cybercrime. It holds the top position owing to a number of characteristics. First off, the distribution channels have been consistently well-thought-out. Secondly, its code boasts anti-virtualization features to prevent analysis, and the crypto is uncrackable. […]

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Aleta ransomware removal: how to decrypt .aleta virus files

Aleta ransomware removal: how to decrypt .aleta virus files

The ubiquitous ransomware epidemic continues to dodge conventional defenses when plaguing users around the globe. The theme of code inheritance is in vogue with cyber extortionists for a reason. This way, they fine-tune their malicious programs to make them increasingly elusive and more difficult to crack. That’s what happened in early July 2017 with the […]

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Remove Cleanserp virus in Chrome, Firefox and IE

Remove Cleanserp virus in Chrome, Firefox and IE

Ideally, it’s up to the user to define web surfing preferences. Configuration flexibility of the present-day browsers is certainly an incredibly convenient hallmark simplifying one’s online experience. However, the whole handiness goes down the drain if a third-party application takes over these settings. This is the case with the potentially unwanted program (PUP) called Cleanserp. […]

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