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Remove WannaSister ransomware and decrypt .UIWIX virus

Remove WannaSister ransomware and decrypt .UIWIX virus

The recent disconcerting WannaCry ransomware incident has obviously inspired other cybercrooks to follow suit. A slew of replicas started popping up thick and fast, some of them crude but some tailored professionally enough to become a major problem. The latest one of these derivatives dubbed UIWIX resembles its more successful prototype by the same exploit-based […]

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Jaff Decryptor System virus: Jaff ransomware removal

Jaff Decryptor System virus: Jaff ransomware removal

A cybercrime group that might be affiliated with the Locky ransom Trojan have unleashed another crypto disaster called the Jaff ransomware. This release deviates from the well-trodden path that the suspected threat actors have gone since February 2016. As opposed to a rock-hard mix of RSA and AES algorithms, the new Locky lookalike uses AES-128 […]

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How to uninstall YeaDesktop virus

How to uninstall YeaDesktop virus

No matter how hard the creators of YeaDesktop app may try to persuade users that their service is a perfect match for those seeking a better web search experience, it’s all deceptive to the bone. This rogue browser plugin is both a nuisance and a threat to one’s privacy. It forces hits to YeaDesktop.com when […]

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How to remove OurLuckySites virus

How to remove OurLuckySites virus

When a web browser is hijacked by malware like OurLuckySites, things related to Internet browsing on a plagued computer start getting out of hand. This offending digital entity reconfigures the online navigation preset defined by the victim so that a specific URL is resolved upon mundane actions such as opening the browser or doing a […]

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How to remove Onion ransomware virus and decrypt .onion files

How to remove Onion ransomware virus and decrypt .onion files

The worst part about the average ransomware attack is that the victim gets locked out of their personal data. While it’s usually not problematic to get rid of the malicious code itself, important information stays inaccessible until the infected user redeems it by paying up. The newest variant of the Dharma ransomware species follows this […]

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How to remove Funny Searching (funnysearching.com) virus

How to remove Funny Searching (funnysearching.com) virus

Web search is probably the greatest thing invented since the Internet became ubiquitous. However, popularity of an arbitrary service often spawns abuse and manipulations, as is the case with the Funny Searching browser hijacker. It forces those infected to visit funnysearching.com website off and on. The worst part about this interference is that users are […]

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Beware of BigPond email scam

Beware of BigPond email scam

Fake account suspension email notifications from BigPond are aimed at defrauding users of their personally identifiable information, including financial details. Having originally started several years ago, this hoax is on the rise again as of April 2017. Unsuspecting BigPond customers are misinformed of allegedly incorrect billing information and instructed to update it via a rogue […]

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