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Cerber Ransomware [Updated]

Cerber ransomware removal instructions

What is Cerber?

Cerber is a ransomware-type malware that infiltrates systems, encrypting various file types including .jpg, .doc, .raw, .avi, etc. Cerber adds a .cerber (some variants add .cerber2) extension to each encrypted file. Following successful infiltration, Cerber demands a ransom payment to decrypt these files. It is stated that payment of the ransom must fall within the given time frame (seven days), otherwise the ransom amount will double.

   
Alma Locker Ransomware

Alma Locker ransomware removal instructions

What is Alma Locker?

Alma Locker is a high-risk ransomware that encrypts victim's files using AES-128 cryptography. This virus is designed to append 6 random characters to the name of every encrypted file (e.g., "sample.jpg" could be renamed to something like "sample.jpg.tqadgm"). Therefore, it is very easy to determine which files are encrypted. Following successful encryption, Alma Locker creates two ransom-demanding files - "Unlock_files_(6 random characters).html" and "Unlock_files_(6 random characters).txt" then places them on victim's desktop, as well as in every folder containing encrypted files.

   
Ads by MySafeSavings

MySafeSavings removal instructions

What is MySafeSavings?

MySafeSavings is a deceptive application claiming to save time and money when shopping online. These false claims often trick users into believing that MySafeSavings is a legitimate application, however, this app often infiltrates systems without users' permission. Furthermore, it delivers intrusive online advertisements and collects Internet browsing-related information. Therefore, this application is classed as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and adware.

   
Wzscnet.com Redirect

How to eliminate browser redirects to wzscnet.com?

What is wzscnet.com?

Identical to searchopa.com, mytrustsearch.com, searchboro.com, and many other sites, wzscnet.com is a fake Internet search engine that falsely claims to enhance the Internet browsing experience by generating improved search results. By delivering these fake promises, wzscnet.com often tricks users into believing that it is a legitimate website. In fact, wzscnet.com records various information relating to users' web browsing activity. Furthermore, it is promoted using rogue software download/installation tools that stealthily modify web browser options.

   
OnlineApp Adware

OnlineApp removal instructions

What is OnlineApp?

OnlineApp is a deceptive application that stealthily infiltrates systems during installation of other programs. Furthermore, it track users' Internet browsing activity and generates various intrusive online advertisements. For these reasons, OnlineApp is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and adware.

   
Ads by Best Results [Updated]

Best Results removal instructions

What is Best Results?

Best Results is an adware-type application claiming to enhance the Internet browsing experience. These fake promises to provide useful features may trick some users into believing that Best Results is a legitimate and useful program, and yet, this app is considered to be adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). The main reasons for these negative associations are stealth installation, tracking of Internet browsing activity, and display of intrusive online advertisements.

   
DetoxCrypto Ransomware

DetoxCrypto ransomware removal instructions

What is DetoxCrypto?

DetoxCrypto is ransomware-type malware that infiltrates the system and encrypts various data types (.psd, .ppt, .docx, .zip, .rar, etc.) Note that unlike other ransomware, DetoxCrypto does not change the filenames or add any type of extension, which is quite unusual. Following successful encryption, DetoxCrypto changes the desktop wallpaper and opens a pop-up window. Both contain a ransom-demand message.

   
Search.searchffr.com Redirect

Search.searchffr.com redirect removal instructions

What is search.searchffr.com?

Find Free Recipes is a rogue application developed by SaferBrowser and presented as a great tool to find various food recipes. Therefore, users often believe that Find Free Recipes is legitimate and useful. In fact, this app often infiltrates systems without users’ permission. Furthermore, Find Free Recipes stealthily modifies browser settings, delivers intrusive online advertisements, and monitors users' Internet browsing activity. For these reasons, this potentially unwanted program (PUP) is categorized as a browser hijacker.

   
Search.searchfcs.com Redirect

Search.searchfcs.com redirect removal instructions

What is search.searchfcs.com?

Fast Career Search is a deceptive application that supposedly helps to find various job offers. On initial inspection, Fast Career Search may seem legitimate and useful, however, research shows that this application stealthily modifies browser settings, delivers intrusive online advertisements, and records user/system information. Furthermore, Fast Career Search usually infiltrates systems without users' permission. For these reasons, this app is classed as a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

   
Searchitdown.com Redirect

Searchitdown.com redirect removal instructions

What is searchitdown.com?

Developed by ClientConnect Ltd, searchitdown.com is another fake Internet search engine identical to searchthatup.com, premiumsearchweb.com, need4search.com, and a number of other bogus websites. All claim to enhance the web browsing experience by generating the most relevant search results. Yet, these claims are merely attempts to give the impression of legitimate software. Be aware that searchitdown.com monitors users' Internet browsing activity by gathering various data. In addition, developers promote this rogue site via deceptive software downloaders/installers that hijack web browsers and modify various options.

   

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