Ryuk is the newest ransomware that has been spotted in early August 2018. If you have not heard about ransomware before, we’ll tell you. Ransomware is a type of virus that encrypts users’ data and then extorts money. Thus, all files on the infected computer become unavailable until they are decrypted.
earch.searchsmart.bid a fake search provider which is trying to make an impression of a legitimate one capable of improving users’ searching experience. At first sight, it may seem that there is nothing wrong indeed, its appearance is similar to other popular search engines, but you should know that this one is classified as browser hijacker. The main aim of the program is to trick you into visiting partnered sites as well as downloading rogue applications.
If Go.oclasrv.com/*** page is opened and then redirects you to some advertising page – you have adware installed. Malware like this often infiltrates system through the bundles with free programs or fake Adobe Flash updaters. It is used to generate advertising revenue increasing traffic to these sites.
Smart Mac Care is a fraudulent software which is designed to trick users into paying for imposed services. The scheme of the program’s work is simple enough – it encourages people to purchase the license by showing a lot of system issues allegedly detected on the system. Actually, this program just simulates the search process and most probably your system is clean.
Mac Auto Fixer is a bogus application that shows fabricated issues allegedly detected on your system. That’s why having it on the computer is not reasonable and you should remove Mac Auto Fixer right away. Though you hardly installed it of your own free will, most probably, it got on a computer along with fake Adobe Flash updates in form of optional offer.
f your browser’s homepage and search engine were replaced to Search.hmyemailcenter.co then you have a browser hijacker installed. A browser hijacker is a small application, usually in the form of a browser extension, which is used for advertising and link promotion. It generates advertising revenue showing modified search results in order to make you visit certain pages.
ShutUpAndDance is a name of the virus that is able to make users’ files useless. It is encrypting all victim’s data and blackmailing them extorting money for data recovery. Actually, if you have been attacked by ShutUpAndDance Ransomware, there is no need to contact them and especially to make any concessions.
Search.cocoshamen.com is trying to make an impression of a proper search engine capable of improving users’ experience on the Web. At first sight, it may seem that there is nothing wrong indeed, its appearance is similar to other popular search engines, but you should know that this one is classified as browser hijacker.
Cmb Dharma Ransomware is a new variant of notorious Dharma ransomware, that was released in August 2018. This virus also operates as other viruses from Dharma ransomware family. At first, it will try to gain access to a victim’s computer via fake emails with malicious attachments, illegitimate software, unprotected RDP configuration, exploits, web-injectors, botnets, and so on.