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Goliath Locker virus

Goliath Virus is another ransomware that acts very similarly to such ransomware infections as CTB-Locker and Locky. Users immediately notice when this threat sneaks onto their computers because they can no longer access their files. In addition, they see a message placed on their Desktops saying that all the files have been locked and they need to buy the private key known for cyber criminals only. This is what exactly cyber criminals try to convince you to do that. We know that you need your files badly; however, we also know that it is risky to pay money to cyber criminals, so we do not recommend doing that. Instead, we believe that it would be best to delete Goliath Virus from the system as soon as possible. Do not worry if you do not know where to start because we will help you with that. Read more...

Remove UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS ransomware

UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS Ransomware is a serious computer infection that will lock your files immediately if it ever enters your computer. The ransomware infection uses the AES-256 encryption algorithm, so it will be extremely hard to unlock those files. To be honest, it is impossible to do that without the private key owned by cyber criminals. You can, of course, buy the decryption tool from cyber criminals but it is expensive and there are no guarantees that it will be sent to you. Therefore, we suggest that you simply uninstall UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS Ransomware from your computer. It will be a really hard task to implement the UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS Ransomware removal because this infection is not a simple program that can be erased through Control Panel. If you are an inexperienced computer user, you should read our article, and we are sure that it will be clearer for you what you need to do. Read more...

SNSLocker Ransomware

SNSLocker Ransomware is one of many file-encrypting parasites that are aimed at making easy profit off of computer users. The malicious program gets distributed through spam emails, game cracks, fake ads, corrupted links, keygens, activators, and so on. Once its executable (SNS Locker.exe and SNSLocker2.exe) gets access to your system and installs the ransomware, it starts encrypting your data files. Afterwards, it shows you a message which states that your files are encrypted and that in order to get them back, you have to pay 300 USD. We urge you not to waste your money and get rid of SNSLocker Ransomware without hesitation. Read more...

Crypz Virus

Crypz Virus is a new version of the file-encrypting malware known as CryptXXX. The ransomware infection spreads online by using Angler and Bedep exploit kits. Once it slithers into your computer, the parasite encodes your data with AES CBC 256-bit encryption algorithm. All corrupted files have the .crypz extension added to them, which is why the malicious program is often referred to as Crypz Virus. The hackers who created it want to make money off of you by taking your files "hostage" and demanding that you pay a certain fee for their decryption. You should not trust the cyber criminals. We advise that you terminate Crypz Virus as soon as possible. Read more...

JohnyCryptor@aol.com.xtbl Virus

If you ever notice that your pictures, images, documents, and other files are all encrypted and contain the JohnyCryptor@aol.com.xtbl extension, then you should know that the JohnyCryptor@aol.com.xtbl Virus has sneaked onto the computer. Technically, the threat is a ransomware infection, not a virus; however, people call it like that because it does much harm. If JohnyCryptor@aol.com.xtbl Virus enters your system too, you should hurry to remove JohnyCryptor@aol.com.xtbl Virus from the system. We do not recommend getting rid of it only if you are going to pay a ransom for the decryption of files. Of course, we do not recommend transferring money to cyber criminals because there are other ways to unlock files. More information about that is provided further in the article. Read more...

RZA4096 Virus Remval

RZA 4096 is a ransomware infection that sneaks onto the computer without permission. It does that because RZA4096 programers want to get the money from users. Of course, people will not give their money for cyber criminals unless they are forced to. Cyber criminals know that and they have created RZA4096 to encrypt all users’ files. This infection will lock your personal pictures, videos, documents, and other important files. After your files are encrypted the criminals will ask you to pay the money. We are sure that sometimes it seems like the only way to unlock files; however, you should know that the ransom is high, and nobody knows whether cyber criminals will unlock them for you. As cyber criminals only seek to extort money, we do not recommend paying them. You should better try to recover your files in a different way. We will tell you more about the RZA4096 deletion in the following paragraphs of this article, so read it carefully. Read more...

Nemucod Ransomware

Nemucod Ransomware is a computer infection which might do much harm to your computer. Specialists have observed that users who allow this infection to enter their systems immediately notice that they cannot access their files anymore. Actually, this is not surprising at all because this infection locks all the files immediately after it enters systems in order to be able to extort money from users. We understand that your files are valuable and you do not want to lose them; however, we do not recommend paying money because there are other effective ways to decrypt files free of charge. Besides, nobody knows whether the decryption tool will be sent to you if you pay money. Unfortunately, it is extremely hard to remove Nemucod Ransomware from the system; however, you will have to do that if you are not going to pay money to cyber criminals and want to try other ways to unlock files. Read more...

CryptXXX Removal

CryptXXX Ransomware is a computer infection that sneaks onto computers via Angler Exploit Kit in most cases. After doing that, it immediately encrypts all the files stored on the computer using RSA4096 encryption algorithm. It is a very strong encryption algorithm, so it would be naïve to expect to decrypt files easily. Even though it is not an easy task to decrypt files, you still need to remove CryptXXX Ransomware from your computer as soon as possible because this infection might encrypt your new files as well. In addition, it is known that it might not allow you to use your computer easily. Unfortunately, it is a very hard task to implement the CryptXXX Ransomware removal because this infection is not a simple threat. In addition, it does not have an uninstaller. Therefore, we have decided to help users to erase this infection. All the necessary information will be provided for you further in this article. Read more...

GNL Locker Virus

GNL Locker Ransomware is a computer infection that enters systems in order to encrypt files stored on the computer and then ask users to pay a ransom. Even though this threat usually sneaks onto computers without permission, we are sure that you will immediately notice if it finds the way to your PC because you will not be able to access your files, your desktop background will be changed, and you will see new files (UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS.txt and UNLOCK_FILES_INSTRUCTIONS.png) created. Users who store important files on their computers might decide to pay money in order to gain access to files; however, we do not recommend doing that because nobody knows whether the key for unlocking them will be provided. Besides, there are other ways to decrypt those files free of charge. Of course, you will have to remove GNL Locker Ransomware first before trying to decrypt your files. Further in this article we will tell you more about the GNL Locker Ransomware removal, so you should read the article very carefully. Read more...

CTB-Locker Ransomware 2016

CTB-Locker Ransomware can be described as a computer infection that usually enters systems without permission. This infection is mainly distributed through fake downloads and email attachments. Specialists say that this computer infection is harmful and can cause many computer problems. This happens because CTB-Locker Ransomware encrypts all the files stored on the computer immediately after the infection enters systems. CTB-Locker Ransomware infection has only one purpose in mind – it wants to get easy money from computer users. Believe us, cyber criminals hide behind this infection, so it is not a good idea to pay the money. Read more...