Category Archives: Malware

YouTube Ransomware Removal

Malware

About this threat

YouTube Ransomware is a locker type of malware that will lock your screen. It’s not actual ransomware and will not encrypt your files so there is no need to worry. The purpose of this infection is not clear as it does not claim to have encrypted your files to get money, it merely states that you have violated the ‘YouTube law”. If you enter the password, you should be able to go back to normal computer use. You probably clicked on some weird link or downloaded something from illegal platforms. These are great ways for these kinds of threats to spread. You don’t need to worry about it seriously harming your computer. However, you must delete YouTube Ransomware as soon as possible. Continue reading

OnyonLock Removal

Malware

About OnyonLock

OnyonLock is a file-encrypting type of virus, more commonly referred to as ransomware. If you manage to infect your computer, it will encrypt your files and demand that you pay to get them back. This is your typical ransomware behavior. And ransomware may have different spread method and demand differing amounts of money but they all are essentially the same. Continue reading

Remove LockCrypt Ransomware

Malware

About LockCrypt Ransomware

LockCrypt Ransomware is added to files encrypted by the Serpent ransomware. It is a highly dangerous malware infections because once it enters your computer it will encrypt your important files and then demand that you pay a ransom to get them back. Computers usually get infected when users open malicious email attachments or download fake software updates. Once the file encryption is complete, there is little the user can do to recover files. Continue reading

Mssecsvc.exe Removal

Malware

About Mssecsvc.exe

Mssecsvc.exe is a component of the infamous WannaCry (also known as WanaDecrypt0r and Wana Decrypt0r 2.0) ransomware virus that made headlines all over the world mid last month. It is doubtful you noticed Mssecsvc.exe without the help of anti-malware software. And since Mssecsvc.exe is part of WannaCry, that means that your computer has been infected and you did not get rid of the ransomware fully. Continue reading

Remove 4rw5w ransomware virus

Malware

About 4rw5w ransomware virus

4rw5w ransomware is a file-encrypting type of malware that can cause serious harm to you. It will encrypt your files and demand that you pay a ransom to get them back. 4rw5w ransomware virus is not much different from other ransomware and essentially, they’re all the same. They spread using malicious emails attachments, fake downloads and exploit kits. Continue reading

Remove Wncry Virus

Malware

About Wncry Virus

Wncry Virus, alternatively known as WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r, Wana Decrypt0r, is a ransomware type of malware that is responsible for the tens of thousands of infected computers around the globe. The large-scale attack is believed to have begun on Friday, 12th of May, and has since infiltrated more than 230 000 computers in 130 countries. It uses a vulnerability on your computer to get in and then proceeds to encrypt your files. Continue reading