Lidia Howler

Lidia is a web content creator with years of experience in the cyber-security sector. She helps readers with articles on malware removal and online security. Her strive for simplicity and well-researched information provides users with easy-to-follow It-related tips and step-by-step tutorials.

Ransomware

Zaqi Virus

Zaqi Zaqi is a ransomware virus created to extort money from web users through blackmail. Zaqi completes its agenda by secretly encrypting valuable files found on the infected computer and demanding a ransom payment for their decryption. The Zaqi...

Ransomware

Cat4er Ransomware

Cat4er Cat4er is one of the newest Ransomware viruses. If your PC has been compromised by Cat4er, you will notice that your files have become inaccessible. Ransomware is considered among the most notorious of all online threats, but our manual guide...

Ransomware

Nqhd Virus

Nqhd Nqhd is a Ransomware infection that can secretly encrypt your files. Once inside your computer, Nqhd will lock your information, and ask for a ransom. The Nqhd ransomware will leave a _readme.txt file with instructions If you’ve ever had...

Mac Virus

Tradexic Mac

Tradexic Tradexic is a Mac application that is not malicious but can mess with Mac web browsers’ settings and start uncontrolled ad generation and auto page-redirects. While essentially not being a virus, Tradexic will create an intolerable...

Mac Virus

Edge Begin Mac

Edge Begin Edge Begin is an annoying app that displays aggressive advertisements on users’ web browser screens and fills them with new tabs, banners and pop-up notifications. Edge Begin does that by altering the browser’s default settings and...

News

A VMware bug could result in a hypervisor takeover

VMWare’s Cloud Foundation, ESXi, Fusion, and Workstation platforms are vulnerable to a security flaw that might allow the hypervisor to take over in virtual environments. A patch is currently pending for some users. The heap-overflow...

News

The Thales security group attacked by Lockbit ransomware

The Lockbit ransomware gang’s website states that it has infiltrated the Thales group and offers the company around 13 days to pay ransom before exposing the data it has exfiltrated to the public. While ransomware had a busy year in 2021, the...