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What is GoldenEye ransomware?

GoldenEye has often been referred to as the king of ransomware, because it is considered as probably the worst ransomware ever created. GoldenEye is a variant of the notorious Petya ransomware that also takes advantage of the same EternalBlue exploit to spread from one device to another. It encrypts the entire hard disk drive and ...

What is Citadel malware?

Citadel is a toolkit for distributing malware and managing botnets making it super easy to produce ransomware and infect systems one after another with pay-per-install programs. Citadel was designed to steal personal information, including banking and financial information from its victims. The Citadel Trojan, based on the Zeus source code, constructs a botnet consisting of ...

How to remove AndroRAT?

AndroRAT – what is it and how to remove it? AndroRAT is a contraction of Android and RAT (Remote Access Tool). It is a piece of malware we have seen a lot lately. At first it was created as a proof of concept. However, this malware has gradually become more evolved over the years. It ...

Remove Stuxnet Virus

What is Stuxnet Virus and how does it work?

What is Stuxnet Virus?   Stuxnet Virus is a rootkit exploit that targets supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems. SCADA systems are used widely for industrial control systems, such as power, water and sewage plants, as well as in telecommunications and oil and gas refining. When Stuxnet Virus was first discovered, its purpose wasn’t fully ...

SvcHost.exe remover

How to Remove Svchost.exe Virus?

What is SvcHost.exe? Generally, svchost.exe is a non-malicious program required for Windows. It is a process used to host one or more Windows operating system services. Because it is used as a common system process, some malware often uses a process name of “svchost.exe” to disguise itself. The original system file is located in C:\Windows\System32 ...

How to remove startpageing123

Startpageing123 is a browser hijacker that can be installed on your browser without your knowledge. Browser hijackers, like startpageing123, are usually bundled with freeware software and installed on your computer without you being aware. However, uninstalling the software will not restore your browser to original settings. Therefore you must take additional actions to clean your browser. ...

rootkit

What is rootkit and how to remove it for Free

Rootkit is a program that hides itself deep into computer’s operating system which allows external users to operate and control the computer’s system from outside. While it opens the door to areas which are forbidden to unauthorized users, it also has the ability to hide its presence, which makes them almost impossible to detect and ...