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.


A fake Telegram app uses Purple Fox Malware to infiltrate PCs

Installers for the Telegram chat software have been compromised in order to spread the Windows-based Purple Fox backdoor. Research published by Minerva Labs reveals that the success of the attack stems from the fact that the attacker was dividing it...


Miia Virus

Miia Miia is a file-encrypting infection that belongs to the ransomware category and is designed to extort money from its victims through blackmail. Typically, Miia encrypts a list of target files that are stored on the infected computer and demands...


Xcmb Virus

Xcmb Xcmb is a ransomware cryptovirus designed to apply encryption to user files and to demand a ransom payment in order to decrypt them. Xcmb typically encrypts documents, audio and video files, databases, and images and holds them hostage until...


Sqyzo Virus

Sqyzo Sqyzo is a ransomware infection specifically programmed to encrypt the files found on a computer and to make them inaccessible until a ransom is paid. Sqyzo informs its victims about the attack with the help of a ransom-demanding message on...


Nnqp Virus

Nnqp Nnqp is a ransomware infection used by cybercriminals to extort money from unsuspecting web users through file encryption. Nnqp typically scans the infected computer for a list of target files and renders them unreadable with the help of a...