Violet George

Violet is an active writer with a passion for all things cyber security. She enjoys helping victims of computer virus infections remove them and successfully deal with the aftermath of the attacks. But most importantly, Violet makes it her priority to spend time educating people on privacy issues and maintaining the safety of their computers. It is her firm belief that by spreading this information, she can empower web users to effectively protect their personal data and their devices from hackers and cybercriminals.

Ransomware

Muuq Virus

Muuq Muuq is a virus that belongs to the notorious malware category of ransomware. To be more specific, Muuq is actually part of the file-encrypting subcategory of ransomware, which is the most dangerous of them all. If Muuq has invaded your...

Ransomware

AvosLocker Ransomware

AvosLocker AvosLocker belongs to the category of ransomware cryptoviruses. This means that AvosLocker encrypts the data stored on its victims’ computers, making it inaccessible to anyone not in possession of a special key. This special key is what...

Trojan

MosaicLoader Malware

MosaicLoader MosaicLoader can perform a stunningly wide range of malicious actions. MosaicLoader is commonly used to steal information from the machines in which it resides and secretly transfer this info to the servers of their creators...

Mac Virus

Nearbyme Mac

Nearbyme Nearbyme is a program that integrates with your Chrome, Safari or Firefox browser and alters its settings. Hence, Nearbyme belongs to the software category of browser hijackers. As a result of its activity, you may see a large number of...

Ransomware

.Zqqw Virus

.Zqqw .Zqqw is currently one of the most problematic malware threats out there and the number of its victims has been rapidly going up fast. .Zqqw belongs to the malicious software category of ransomware and is used in an elaborate extortion scheme...

Browser Hijacker

Ad Skip Now Virus

Ad Skip Now “Ad Skip Now” is a browser hijacker that operates on most browsing programs out there, including Chrome, Firefox and others. Once in your system, “Ad Skip Now” will take over the browser and start generating...

Ransomware

Ddsg Virus

Ddsg Ddsg is a ransomware variant that belongs to the dangerous subcategory of file-encrypting viruses. This makes Ddsg particularly difficult to deal with and puts it among the most devastating types of malware out there. But as ominous as this...

Browser Hijacker

Higher Captcha-Settle Virus

Higher Captcha-Settle Higher Captcha-Settle acts as browser add-on and is designed to generate online ads in the browsers of web users. Due to its invasive nature, Higher Captcha-Settle is categorized as a browser hijacker. As you can tell from the...

Browser Hijacker

Flashymass.com Virus

Flashymass.com Flashymass.com is a browser hijacker program that can integrate with most any browsing program. Flashymass.com can become part of your Chrome, Firefox, Edge or other commonly used browser. And once it is part of it, it can begin to...

Browser Hijacker

Hurawatch Virus

Hurawatch Hurawatch is a piece of software that operates as an advertising tool in users’ browsers. Specifically, Hurawatch falls in the category of browser hijackers.  And it gets its name due to the fact that it integrates with the main browser on...