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Decrypt .encrypted file virus and remove Cryptolocker ransomware

Decrypt .encrypted file virus and remove Cryptolocker ransomware

Learn what computer infection makes victims’ files inaccessible, appends the .encrypted extension and creates Decrypt_Instructions ransom notes. Nothing compares to ransomware when it comes to the damage made to compromised systems. This sub-cluster of malicious code exploits computers in the following way: it enciphers every piece of personal data stored on them and tells victims […]

Decrypt .enc file virus and remove Crypt0L0cker ransomware

Decrypt .enc file virus and remove Crypt0L0cker ransomware

The newest variant of Crypt0L0cker ransomware labels encrypted files with the .enc extension and creates How_To_Restore_Files ransom notes demanding a buyout. As opposed to other categories of computer threats, the impact from ransom Trojans cannot be undone by simply removing them. The inescapable aftermath of a ransomware attack is the artificially evoked inaccessibility of one’s […]

HMRC scam emails and phone calls on tax refund targeting UK citizens

HMRC scam emails and phone calls on tax refund targeting UK citizens

The con artists behind the HMRC tax refund fraud have recently switched their tactic from sending emails and text messages to cold calling potential victims. Beyond doubt, an unexpected notification about a tax rebate of several hundred pounds can make anyone’s day. Cybercriminals and ill-minded social engineers are perfectly well aware of this, which is […]

How to remove drive.bat shortcut virus

How to remove drive.bat shortcut virus

Get rid of drive.bat computer virus that makes data on thumb drives and SD memory cards inaccessible by replacing their folders and files with shortcuts. The ill-famed shortcut virus has become a buzzword over the years that’s it has been circulating, but not everyone knows there’s a number of its spinoffs that operate somewhat differently. […]

Cerber3 virus: decrypt .cerber3 files and remove ransomware

Cerber3 virus: decrypt .cerber3 files and remove ransomware

Find out what changes the updated Cerber3 ransomware has under the hood and how to restore .cerber3 extension files without submitting the ransom. The end of August couldn’t possibly get more troublesome ransomware-wise. The Cerber strain, which is a true old stager on this arena, has been updated by the threat actors in charge. The […]

WildFire Locker virus: how to decrypt .wflx ransomware files

WildFire Locker virus: how to decrypt .wflx ransomware files

Although the most reliable way to restore .wflx files encrypted by WildFire Locker is to pay the ransom, a few forensic techniques may do the trick as well. The WildFire Locker crypto ransomware has gone through ups and downs since the inception of this campaign in mid-July, but a recent abrupt spike in its circulation […]

Decrypt .vvv virus extension files (TeslaCrypt 4.0 ransomware)

Decrypt .vvv virus extension files (TeslaCrypt 4.0 ransomware)

Files with the .vvv extension are a byproduct of TeslaCrypt ransomware activity, where the virus encrypts one’s personal data and holds it for ransom. It’s difficult to imagine a predicament worse than the aftermath of a crypto malware compromise. These cyber infections target a critical asset of organizations or end users – their data. They […]

LeChiffre ransomware virus: decrypt and remove

LeChiffre ransomware virus: decrypt and remove

Find out what’s nonstandard about the LeChiffre ransom Trojan, get efficient prevention advice and learn how to restore .LeChiffre extension files. The crypto infection dubbed LeChiffre isn’t the most sophisticated one, but it proved to be enduring enough to stick around for many months. Originally discovered in spring of 2015, this contagion has been modified […]

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