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Kraken Cryptor Ransomware Masquerading as SuperAntiSpyware Security Program

Kraken Cryptor Ransomware : Latest Ransomware That Compromises PC Wide Recently in the month of August 2018, a new Kraken Cryptor Ransomware has been discovered. It comes with several variant but the new and latest variant is known as Kraken Cryptor 1.5. after the depth analysis, security researchers revealed that Kraken Cryptor Ransomware is masquerading as the legitimate SuperAntiSpyware anti-malware program that always tries to trick System users into downloading and installing it. The installer of Kraken Cryptor Ransomware is…
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Eoeo ransomware is a file-locking virus that encrypts data twice

At the second week of September 2018, on 06 September, team of security analysts have discovered a new ransomware named Eoeo ransomware. The name of this ransomware is named by its developer after the Korean boyband’s (UNIQ) song. Some of the malware researchers have revealed that it primarily targeted the Asian region users but in reality, it is capable for targeting whole world. Similar to traditional ransomware, it also locks users content and demands for ransom fee. But what makes…
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AZORult Trojan Serving Aurora Ransomware

At the end of July 2018, team of malware researchers have discovered a new variant of AZORult malware that is being used in the malware campaigns to target Systems across the global world. As per the depth analysis by researchers, it has been suspected that AZORult Trojan is capable to infect PC with Aurora Ransomware. This post is all about AZORult, a malware, it’s payloads and the execution flow. So, keep reading this post completely. AZORult : Worst Malware That…
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Beware : Spam and Fake Invoices Install Hermes 2.1 Ransomware and AZORult

Know How Fake Invoice Victimized Windows PC These days, a campaign of malspam is underway that seems to be an invoice for the outstanding payment. After the depth analysis security analysts confirmed that fake invoices can install the AZORult, an information stealing malware and Hermes 2.1 Ransomware on affected PCs. The attachment of spam emails contain ‘Invoice Due’ subjects and seems as an outstanding balanced including .doc attachment. The suspicious Word documents enabled macros and attachments are the password protected…
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Effective tips to fix 0x80071771 “The specified file could not be decrypted” error

Are you suffering with 0x80071771 “The specified file could not be decrypted” error and searching for an appropriate solution to fix this issue? If so, reading this post will be beneficial for you. Here, you will get an appropriate and easy guide through which you can easily fix 0x80071771 “The specified file could not be decrypted” error. Know about 0x80071771 “The specified file could not be decrypted” error 0x80071771 “The specified file could not be decrypted” error is actually an…
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LabCorp Systems Attacked By SamSam Ransomware Via Brute Force RDP

LabCorp, a clinical testing company has been recently attacked by SamSam ransomware. This company is known as one of the best medical testing laboratory which was reported a suspicious activity on July 14th over their network and also forced to shut down some of their computers. Based on the recent research report published by the malware researchers, this vicious attack was started in the midnight of July 13th. After the attack of SamSam ransomware virus, cyber security analysts at LabCorp…
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Cyber Criminals Steal $23.5 Million Worth of Bancor Cryptocurrency

Bancor, a cryptocurrency token conversion service disclosed yesterday that con artists stole millions in the funds from its online wallets. Although, crypto wallet service of Etherium named MyEtherWallet warned that cyber criminals may have attacked anyone who accessed its services at the time of using free VPN service known as Hola and also its Google Chrome extension. This incident provides the evidence that the growing cryptocurrency market continues to be a soft target for criminal hackers. This is because, exchanges…
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A Notorious Rakhni Ransomware Installs Either Cryptojacker or Encrypt Files

Rakhni Ransomware, a malicious cyber infection that can also work like a dangerous Trojan virus. This malware has been reported since year 2013, but at the time of writing this article, the malware is returned with some unique features. In addition to encode the specific file types saved on victim’s computer, the threat can also mine digital currency using the compromised systems. Although, Rakhni Ransomware can select which feature to use on the affected machine that makes it quite dangerous…
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Steps To Run System Restore Using Command Prompt in Windows

The function like System restore is primarily used to restore the files of operating system to its earlier point. Whenever a dangerous virus invades the Windows computer and damages the crucial file systems, then this function can be useful at the time of dealing with any notorious malwares. However, talking about the attack of most hazardous infection named ransomware which blocks the computer screen or encrypts the system files, the most used method which is used is known as System…
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WannCry Ransomware Theme Used in WannaSpam To Collect Ransom Fee

Cyber security researchers have noticed a new spam campaign named WannaSpam which is used by the hackers to report the targeted users about the attack of fake WannaCry ransomware. At the time of writing this security article, there are plenty of Windows computer users have already received such emails from the racketeers which informs them about the infection of WannaCry virus and also ask them to pay a hefty sum of ransom money as well. However, the claims on the…
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