Goliath Ransomware is a newly released ransomware that has come up recently and detected by several computer across the world. This virus get loaded into the target computer through spam email attachment i.e. when a user try to read or visit email attachments contaminated with virus infection. Other techniques for system infiltration includes freeware download(download manager, PDF creator, free games, video editing software and so on) from unverified sites as this kind of virus comes bundled with cost free programs, hacked links, P2P network, unsafe downloads, via file sharing websites, malicious torrent files and more. The first task of Goliath Ransomware after loading into the computer is to encrypt the important files stored in the system.
Goliath Ransomware also performs other evil activities that includes corruption of system programs, damage of operating system, hacking of web browsers and more. This virus sell decrypt key for $2,100 and ask the user to purchase the code to unlock the encrypted programs. This virus has the ability to mess up the system files and completely damage the computer system. Moreover, this virus locks up the system screen and display a message saying your programs has been encrypted and if you want to get back them then you have to pay ransom and get the code to unlock programs. If you do not pay the money within 48-72 hours the codes will be destroyed and your programs and information will be lost forever. This infection also targets the computer operating system like Windows XP and damage the OS. Thus, to get rid of Goliath Ransomware start using free scanner and completely remove the virus threats from computer.