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Captcha-smart.top Ads

What is the captcha-smart[.]top website?

Sharing similarities with ositieonthat.space, news-hoyisa.cc, emoxan.xyz, and many others, captcha-smart[.]top is a rogue site. It is designed to present visitors with dubious content and/or redirect them to different (likely unreliable or malicious) webpages.

Users typically enter rogue sites via redirects caused by untrustworthy pages, intrusive adverts, or installed PUAs (Potentially Unwanted Applications).

   
Uboungera.com Ads

What website is uboungera[.]com?

The purpose of uboungera[.]com is to get permission to show notifications and promote questionable websites. There are hundreds of pages like uboungera[.]com, for example, yarriedstron[.]xyz, news-hoyisa[.]cc, and stream-best-vid[.]com.

   
Yverworkedt.xyz Ads

What is yverworkedt[.]xyz page?

Yverworkedt[.]xyz uses a clickbait technique to get permission to show notifications and promotes shady websites. It is uncommon for pages like yverworkedt[.]xyz to be visited on purpose. Most of them are promoted through potentially unwanted apps (PUAs), dubious ads, other shady pages.

   
Ositieonthat.space Ads

What is the ositieonthat[.]space site?

Ositieonthat[.]space is a rogue website sharing common traits with news-hoyisa.cc, financesurvey24.top, aclientirethe.xyz, and countless others. It is designed to host dubious content and/or redirect visitors to various (typically, unreliable or malicious) sites.

Rogue webpages are seldom accessed intentionally; most users get redirected to them by untrustworthy sites, intrusive advertisements, or installed PUAs (Potentially Unwanted Applications).

   
1aevj Ransomware

What is 1aevj ransomware?

1aevj is a piece of malicious software classified as ransomware. It operates by encrypting data (rendering files unusable) and demanding ransoms for the decryption.

Encrypted files are appended with a random character string and a ".1aevj" extension. For example, a file initially titled "1.jpg" would appear as something similar to "1.jpg.xwFSAKwoCVEDrbRPZ7D5SShrrRjeCqEShkKgyxRguyH_H1_W8-DDZyw0.1aevj", etc. Once this process is complete, a ransom note - "Ko7n_HOW_TO_DECRYPT.txt" - is created on the desktop.

   
Aram Ransomware

What is Aram ransomware?

Aram is part of the VoidCrypt ransomware family. It encrypts files, changes their filenames, and creates the "Decrypt-info.txt" file (ransom note). Aram renames files by appending the dataunlock@criptext.com email address, a string of random characters and the ".Aram" extension.

For example, it renames "1.jpg" to "1.jpg.[dataunlock@criptext.com][MJ-XI8964723051].Aram", "2.jpg" to "2.jpg.[dataunlock@criptext.com][MJ-XI8964723051].Aram", and so on.

   
Yifymovies.pro Ads

What is yifymovies[.]pro?

Yifymovies[.]pro is an illegal streaming and video download site. It infringes copyright laws and endangers device/user safety through its use of rogue advertising networks. These networks promote various untrustworthy and even malicious webpages - visiting and using which can lead to a variety of serious issues.

This is commonly used to monetize sites. Therefore, the Internet is rife with such rogue websites; naijawide.com320ytmp3.commp3convert.cc, and 1stkissmanga.com are but a few examples.

   
Encrypt (VoidCrypt) Ransomware

What is Encrypt (VoidCrypt) ransomware?

Encrypt is the name of a malicious program belonging to the VoidCrypt ransomware family. It is designed to encrypt data and demand ransoms for the decryption. In other words, this ransomware renders files inaccessible and asks victims to pay - to restore access to their data.

Affected files are renamed following this pattern: original filename, cyber criminals' email address, unique ID assigned to the victim, and the ".encrypt" extension. For example, a file initially titled "1.jpg" would appear as something similar to "1.jpg.[encrypt1441@tutanota.com][MJ-RQ3768495210].encrypt". Afterwards, a ransom note - "Decrypt-me.txt" - is dropped onto the desktop.

   
Wholehugewords.com Ads

What page is wholehugewords[.]com?

Wholehugewords[.]com is designed to promote (open) untrustworthy pages and ask for permission to show notifications. There are lots of other pages of this type, for example, naijawide[.]com, news-hoyisa[.]cc, and stream-best-vid[.]com. Users do not open such pages on purpose.

   
Nqsq Ransomware

What is Nqsq ransomware?

Nqsq is the name of a ransomware variant that belongs to a family of ransomware called Djvu. It encrypts files, appends the ".nqsq" extension to their filenames, and creates a ransom note (the "_readme.txt" file). For instance, it renames "1.jpg" to "1.jpg.nqsq", "2.jpg" to "2.jpg.nqsq".

   

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