PSA: Petya Ransomware “GoldenEye” Affecting Critical Systems Globally: What Should You Do.

PSA: Petya Ransomware “GoldenEye” Affecting Critical Systems Globally: What Should You Do? Petya Ransomware: This is a public service announcement due to the widespread and severe nature of this attack. A major ransomware attack targeting Microsoft Windows systems is affecting companies and systems, many of them critical, on a global scale. It seems to spread through the Local Area Network rather than the internet. Mac Systems are not affected. WHAT WE KNOW A new ransomware variant Petya Ransomware is spreading quickly across the globe at the time of this writing. There is no consensus yet in the security research community, […]

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Prevention and Removal of WannaCry Ransomware Attack

Prevention and Removal of WannaCry Ransomware Attack WannaCrypt Ransomware A brief about the WannaCry Ransomware Virus and possible ways it infects computers. What steps should we take to ensure our computers are safe? What does WannaCry Ransomware do to a computer? Possible ways of infection by WannaCry Ransomware. Prevent the spread of WannaCry Ransomware. What should we do? Remove WannaCry Ransomware from infected systems. 1. WHAT DOES WANNACRY RANSOMEWARE DO TO A COMPUTER WannaCry ransomware is a type of cyber-attack that targets computer networks, information systems and PC’s to alter or destroy data. It encrypts the files in the system […]

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Go.Mail.Ru Virus Removal Go.Mail.Ru is a Russian Browser Hijacker. Your system gets infected when you download from or click links on shady websites. It can also get installed when you install shareware or freeware programs on your computer. Once it gains entry into your system, it lodges itself as Smartsputnik in your browser and stays there. Whenever you try to search from your browser window, instead of taking you to your default search engine like Google, AOL, Yahoo, Bing, Ask or whatever you set as the default, Smartsputnik redirects all search queries to Go.Mail.Ru This can affect all browsers. Google Chrome, Internet […]

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