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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...

.porno virus Removal

.porno virus is a ransomware application that slithers into your system without your knowledge and corrupts your data files. It uses the RSA algorithm to encrypt your data and adds the .porno extension to all of the affected files, hence, its name. The parasite does not differ much from a variety of similar threats including TeslaCrypt, Chimera, CryptoWall, CTB locker, and others. Its main purpose is to make money off of you by demanding that you pay a ransom for your files. We urge you not to do that and, instead, get rid of .porno virus as soon as you can. Read more...

Better_call_saul virus

Better_call_saul virus is a ransomware infection that spreads online with the help of spam emails with malicious .doc file attachments. It is aimed at extorting money from computer users by corrupting their data and demanding that they pay a ransom for it. The parasite uses the RSA-256 algorithm for file encryption and creates public and private decryption keys. Once the encryption process is complete, your desktop wallpaper gets replaced with the ransom message. We urge you not to follow any instructions coming from the ransomware creators and delete Better_call_saul virus without further delay. Read more...

Cerber Ransomware

Cerber Ransomware is a malicious infection that functions in a similar manner to CryptoWall, CTB-Locker, TeslaCrypt, and other applications that belong to the same category. It is aimed at making money off of computer users. The parasite gets distributed by using a variety of tricks like fake advertisements, corrupted links, hacked websites, spam emails, and more. Once it gets access to your PC, it starts encrypting your data files. The files that it encrypts cannot be opened any longer. The ransomware demands that you purchase a decryption key, which can help you get your data back. We urge you not to follow these instructions and terminate Cerber Ransomware as soon as you can. Read more...

Jigsaw ransomware

Jigsaw ransomware is a dangerous parasite that can infiltrate your computer without your notice and corrupt your data files. It spreads online using a variety of deceptive tricks like spam emails, fake adverts, corrupted pages, and so on. Once the malware slithers into the system, it uses the AES algorithm to encrypt different types of files including .jpg, .mp3, .docx, .avi, .mp4, and others. The affected files have the .fun, .kkk, .btc, or .gws extension added to them. Needless to say, they can no longer be accessed by the user. The parasite threatens to delete all files, unless you agree to pay the so-called ransom. We advise that you get rid of Jigsaw ransomware without hesitation. Read more...

Remove xort file virus

Xort file virus is a ransomware infection that aims at extorting money from you. It is a clone of the infamous TeslaCrypt ransomware. The parasite functions in a similar manner to other malicious programs of this type. It spreads online with the help of corrupted links, spam emails with malicious attachments, hacked websites, freeware bundles, and so on. Once it infiltrates the system, it encrypts your data files by adding the .xort extension to them, which is why it is referred to as Xort file virus. The encrypted files can no longer be accessed and in order to retrieve them, the program demands that you pay a ransom. We do not recommend doing so. Instead, you should get rid of Xort file virus as soon as you can. Read more...

.him0m File Extension virus Removal

Technically, .him0m File Extension Virus is not a real virus. Specialists have observed that it is a typical ransomware infection; however, it might cause much more harm than a virus. Of course, it differs from viruses in a sense that it does not try to hide its presence. Yes, you will definitely know if this ransomware infection sneaks onto the computer. There is no doubt that this threat is installed if you notice that you cannot access any of your files and you see a note on your screen. In such a case, you need to immediately delete .him0m File Extension Virus from the system. Unfortunately, this does not mean that you will gain access to your files and will be able to open them again. More information on the .him0m File Extension Virus removal is provided further in this article. Read more...

Remove TrayTipAgent.exe

TrayTipAgent.exe is an executable file which you might detect in some kind folder on your computer. In some cases, files create system processes too, which means that TrayTipAgent.exe might be visible in the Task Manager too. Do not worry much if you have detected it because it belongs to a legitimate program most probably. This program does not need to be removed; however, if you still do not like TrayTipAgent.exe for any reason, you can remove TrayTipAgent.exe by deleting the program which uses the file. We will try to provide more information on the program TrayTipAgent.exe belongs to in this article. You will also find more information on the TrayTipAgent.exe removal in the last paragraph. Read more...

Remove Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus

Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus is a serious computer infection that belongs to the Troj/Urausy family of infections. The infection itself is mainly targeted at users living in Norway; however, it might infiltrate computers of those users who live somewhere else too. If this has happened to you, you will see a message on the screen. It will lock the entire desktop, so it will be impossible to access it, open programs, and do other daily activities. Even though it is a really hard task to remove Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus from the system, it is not impossible to do that. Users who want to find out more information on the Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste Virus removal have to read this article. We will focus on the deletion of this threat in the last paragraph. Read more...