Widia Ransomware is a new cyber infection being categorized as ransomware which follows trend of locking the screen. This malware is completely different from other crypto-ransomware. Actually this virus prohibits users from accessing their files by interfering with the regular system’s boot up process. A multicolored Wildia’s lock window where system stops booting up claims to have encrypted victim’s file and if they want to get it back, victims are expected to purchase private recovery key from the hackers. Then victims are asked to pay ransom amount within miserable 24 hours. The hackers behind this virus set-ups a timer to countdown seconds until deadline of the payment chances of getting back files become more uncertain.
Technical Description Of Widia Ransomware
In fact, Widia Ransomware is not that typical file encrypting ransomware but works as a screen locker. This virus is found to have similarities to LataRebo Locker Ransomware and Levis Locker Ransomware. The pernicious malware was seen to use following files on the targeted system :
The above mentioned list of files associated with this ransomware likely to avoid the attention of AV Scanners and other virus removal tool. Moreover, it ensures that it gets executed on boot-up by setting an auto-execute command in the registry of the PC. Also, it is able to make modifications in the following registry keys :
HKCU\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION\RUN”; Key: “B60E87WIDIA”; Value: “%WINDIR%\b60e87widia.exe
R3store Ransomware is a new version of computer malware of cryptomalware category which is programmed to use ‘.r3store’ file extension to mark the encoded files. Security analyst report that the ransomware functions identically to its predecessor but uses new maker after infecting target PC. This malware came with new packaging and the new obfuscation layers so that it make secure itself to detection. Further more the R3store Ransomware reveal that the payload is delivered to users via spam emails that contains a corrupted file. Even though computer users may receive fake notifications from banks, online stores, media that urge them to open an attached file.
Computer users should double check documents and archives sent to you by unknown senders. The R3store Ransomware can prove effective against small business that usually lack a reliable backup system. Once the malware get infected your system it encrypt your important computer files after scanning throughout. After that appending file extension to each affected file it will open a pop-up window and creates a text files named “READ_IT.txt”, stating that your files are encrypted and the victim must follow the instructions within the given time frame. Once not followed the instruction may deleted all files forever.
Master Ransomware Virus is a newly released file encrypting virus which is reported by number of users. Similar to other encoding threat the purpose of its author is to extort money by encrypting files of targeted system. According to researchers, this ransomware is developed by the same author who has created the infamous BTCware ransomware. As revealed, this nasty program silently sneak into the system using deceptive ways and start its process immediately. It is a complex threat which can easily encrypt files which is stored on the local drives as well as the storage media connected with victim computer. Remember it can encrypt large number of files which it found on the infected system. If you don’t have backup then its bad news for you because files become inaccessible once get encrypted. In order to access the files you will need decryptor for which you have to pay.
Security researchers in recent time detected a new ransom-virus namely SmartRansom Ransomware that is capable to affect all Windows computer. This ransom-virus basically targeting computer users in Asian countries or speak Asian languages. Prominently SmartRansom ransom-virus affecting Chinese computer users but security analyst too confirmed it is widely spread over Internet and so computer user outside Asia are too not secure. On depth analysis researchers found that SmartRansom Ransomware turns out to be screen locker more than a file-encrypting threat. Once it completely and successfully affect the PC SmartRansom ransom-virus opens up image of an Asian woman and then after reveals the ransom message which is written in Chinese characters.
SmartRansom Ransomware is advanced ransom-virus that also includes a QR scanning code embedded in it’s ransom note. This threats was first discovered in end of May 2017 and till dated affected many computer users. Just like other ransom-virus, SmartRansom spread via malicious e-mail spam, also known as malspam. The email comes up with e-mail attachment usually in an archive (.zip, .rar, .etc) file with a luring subject line putting user in situation to open it. The email you received potrays itself as an invoice, confirmation letter or some other document that “must be opened immediately”. Soon you open the attachments its malicious payload files gets executed. In addition to spam emails, SmartRansom Ransomware may gets inside your PC via taking help of fake installers, web injectors from malicious web links that is sent through online and fake updates.
ImSorry Ransomware Virus
You have reached to this page because you system is infected with ImSorry Ransomware Virus. It may be very frustrating for you to see you files locked with the .imsorry file extension. Well the good news for you is that now you can protect your system from any kind of the ransomware attack not only from the ransomware virus attack but from all kind of malware attacks. On this page you will find helpful trick which will make your system security more strong and make you to perform a function to protect the system from virus. ImSorry Ransomware Virus is really an emerging threat which lock the file on the victims system with strong encryption method which is AES algorithm.
Once the files is locked with this ImSorry Ransomware Virus, the hacker will make a possible demand to give you unlock key. This key will cost $500 which user have to pay as soon as possible because the hacker will warn the user if delayed on paying the money the files which is locked will be deleted. Well the amount must be paid in Bitcoins, user have to buy the bitcoins of $500 from the address given on the ransom note. We strongly against the paying money to hacker account, you must use Free Scanner Tool remove this ImSorry Ransomware Virus from your infected system.
Ransomware is nowday’s the biggest threats to Windows computer. One of the variant of ransom-virus is screen-lockers. Today’s amount of screenlocker viruses growing rapidly and recently malware researchers detected a new Mancros+AI4939 Ransomware that is able to affect all Windows computer. On depth analysis security researchers found the very new screelocker virus is spreading MancrosAI4939(1).exe file and typically comes inside your PC Gen:Variant.Strictor.129956. This code is regarded as very malicious cyber infection, most likely embedded with complex rootkit technology that help computer threats like Mancros+AI4939 Ransomware to hide its obfuscated files into deep remote corners of the infected computer system and then evade elimination.
Mancros+AI4939 Ransomware is terrible screelocker virus that normally comes inside your PC through spam email carrying a malicious attachments or embedded bad URLs to infected webpages. Additionally, clicks to suspcious ads and offers, visits to infected websites, sharing data using infected drives, clicks to malicious links, visits to infected websites alike torrents, porn sites or affected game forums. Moreover, making use of infected removable media drives like USBs, pendrives to share data and peer to peer file sharing are some commonly seen intrusion methods. Mancros+AI4939 Ransomware soon after coming inside the PC hides itself deeply and once executed successully starts performing its harmful activities against your PC and lean down computer performance totally.
Elmer’s Glue Locker Ransomware is another file encrypting threat which has threaten the cyber world. This nasty ransomware was first spotted by a malware researcher known as Karsten Hahn. The name of this threat is based on a famous Glue brand which is sold in US market specially in North Carolina. It is a scary ransomware which seems to be designed by some novice hackers. Like most of the encrypting virus it also lock the screen of victims computer and make the user unable to access the system. It is little different from other ransomware because it doesn’t encrypt files directly instead of that it locks the screen. Similar to other threat it also invade the targeted computer silently and start its process immediately. It is really scary when you shutdown your system and in morning when you open it you found it lock.
Wanna Subscribe 1.0 Ransomware
Ransomware virus is being treated as one of the most vicious computer threat. In recent days one ransomware name as WannaCry Ransomware (WannaCryptor) have stunned the cyber experts by locking down almost millions of the computer user and the attack is still going on. In this situation other ransomware threat like Wanna Subscribe 1.0 Ransomware, which is a fan-made threat. This fan-made threat have increase the anxiety of the cyber experts, whereas the inspiration of this ransomware is still on it’s hype. It this situation it make more difficulties for the Windows users because the most of the attacks of this vicious Wanna Subscribe 1.0 Ransomware is seen on the Windows operating system.
Wanna Subscribe 1.0 Ransomware will show some same vision, which will remind you of WannaCry Ransomware. Such threat is programmed by the crazy fan, which make the situation more worse. These cyber criminals group are only want to be famous by malicious means. However the attack of this ransomware is not seem so harmful. The interesting part of this ransomware virus is that no any encryption file is detected, which make feel like it’s not active or planning for something more malicious function. No matter what it does, to stay away from such attack you need to remove this Wanna Subscribe 1.0 Ransomware from your system. Read more
Recently security researchers discovered updated MoWare H.F.D Ransomware that was first published by Utku Sen back in 2015. Since 2015, MoWare H.F.D infected over thousands of PC and still counting goes one. Just like other ransomware, this MoWare H.F.D ransom-virus has also sole mission to cheat huge amount of money via taking their file hostage. This ransom-virus is based on the HiddenTear open-source project and is hardly a unique threat, because it shares the same code that we have seen in previously detected ransomware like Kripto64 Ransomware and Lockify Ransomware.
MoWare H.F.D Ransomware
MoWare H.F.D Ransomware is too distributed in the same manner alike other ransom-virus ie with the help of spam emails carrying a malicious attachments and embedded links to corrupted webpages. In addition, clicks to suspicious ads and offers, visits to infected websites, downloading torrents files and pornographic contents are some commonly seen invasion methods. On the basis of ransom-note MoWare H.F.D expect to be targeting English-speaking computer users but security analyst too confirmed it is spread extensively wide over Internet and thus are able to affected computer system located outside countries where English is not the primary language.
As soon as MoWare H.F.D Ransomware comes inside the PC it hides itself deeply and once executed completely starts performing its malevolent activities. Victims may find may find ‘hiddentears.exe’ named file on their main drive that’s responsible for this ransom-virus execution. Different AV vendors also flag the objects related to MoWare H.F.D Ransomware as: Ransom.FileCryptor!8.1A7, Ransom.MoWare, Trojan.Ransom.HiddenTears.1, Win.Ransomware.GX40-6290314-0, Trojan ( 0050a7e01 ), Trojan.MulDrop7.28425, TROJ_GEN.R00JC0GEO17.
A threat like LIGHTNINGCRYPT Ransomware is designed to encrypt important content on the infected system and in return of that content the cyber criminal put high demand of money. The cyber criminals group which are behind the idea of this ransomware is fully organized and not miss any chance to lock down the files on victim’s system. As this encryption malware is still new, which is uploaded on the Dark Web on May, 2017 so it is possible that the attack will be more dangerous. However like VisionCrypt Ransomware this LIGHTNINGCRYPT Ransomware will collect the information from the infected system, rather this threat will modify the structure of data containers only.
LIGHTNINGCRYPT Ransomware is harmful encryption malware, which you should not bring it into the system. However most of the time the threat sneak silently into the aimed system with the help of spam mails. So you must be prepare and always check for the update of you Anti-Virus program. Such threat will make all the file inaccessible and out of the reach from the user. Therefore you need to know the steps to remove such LIGHTNINGCRYPT Ransomware from your system and also know how to be safe from a ransomware attack.