Tag: CryptXXX

CryptXXX Ransomware Victims Can Now Restore Computer Access Free of Charge

Ransomware has been a continuous threat to computer users throughout 2016. Security researchers have been playing catch-up with malware developers for the longest time, but they’ve scored another small victory in the ongoing war. The latest strain of CryptXXX ransomware has been neutralized, and victims can now restore file access free of charge through RannohDecryptor. Latest CryptXXX Ransomware Strain Has Been Defeated The RannohDecryptor tool, developed and hosted by Kaspersky …
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The New Ransomware On The Block is Called Cryptobit

Although CryptXXX remains the largest Bitcoin ransomware threat to this very date, it is certainly not the only worry. Cryptobit is another type of ransomware with very similar effects. Although this latter variant is relatively new, its impact should not be underestimated. Through the injection of fake Google Analytics code, both types of ransomware are infected WordPress and Joomla-based websites. More Concerns For Internet Users Similar to how CryptXXX is …
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CryptXXX Developers Remove Support For Victims With Bitcoin Payment Problems

The cat and mouse game between Bitcoin ransomware developers and security researchers continues. The CryptXXX developers have come up with another improvement to their malware. A change in ransom note may not be significant, but the change in Tor payment site is rather interesting. It is the second time in a few weeks the developers have upped the ante again. Another CryptXXX Update Is Here One thing the developers of …
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JKAnime Streaming Platform Hijacked To Spread CryptXXX Ransomware

Rather than distributing malicious software through traditional means, internet criminals are hijacking websites these days. Jkanime, one of the more popular anime streaming platforms in the world, was redirecting to a Neutrino EK landing page a few days ago. Considering how this platform has over 33 million monthly visitors, there is a high risk of infection. JKAnime Users Beware! It is not the first time Internet criminals resort to devious …
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