Jorge Rimac Email

This page aims to help you remove Jorge Rimac Email Virus. Our removal instructions work for every version of Windows.

Jorge Rimac

Jorge Rimac email is another example of so-called sextortion email.The cybercriminals behind Jorge Rimac’s email claim to have personal information or naughty videos of the affected user and require payments in cryptocurrency to prevent them from being made public.

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There are a lot of different Trojan horse infections but the common thing between them is that hackers use them to stealthily invade the systems of web users and initiate various malicious activities in them. The Trojans’ methods of infection are very sophisticated and typically invisible. Web users may get infected from software packages that have been injected with the Trojan’s malicious code, or from spam email messages, attachments, and malicious links. In addition, some Trojans are also known to exploit any vulnerabilities in the operating system and/or in the software that has been installed on it. That’s why investing in a reliable antivirus program is still one of the best ways to keep your system safe from threats such as Jorge Rimac. If you have already been infected, however, stay with us because, in the next lines, we will tell you what to do so as to safely remove this malware from your computer.

What can a Trojan horse be used for?

One of the most problematic characteristics of the Trojan threats is that they can be used for different malicious purposes and in many different ways. For instance, a threat like Jorge Rimac can serve as a tool for targeted system corruption. It can locate and corrupt specifics files stored on your computer and even delete important system files that can lead to total OS destruction.

Besides, a Trojan like this one may function as a data collection tool under different circumstances. It may secretly collect information about your location, your online and offline activities and even capture screenshots of the things on your screen. On top of that, this malware can keep track of your keystrokes every time you type your passwords, login information, credentials to bank accounts, and other sensitive information and then transfer those records to remote servers controlled by hackers.

One of the most frightening abilities of the Trojan-based infections is to spy on their victims. Once inside the system, such threats can turn on your web camera and microphone without your knowledge and basically share all your conversations with the hackers or capture embarrassing videos and audios of you which can later be used for blackmailing and even physical abuse. But probably the worst of all possible uses of the Trojans is for the distribution of other malware. An infection like Jorge Rimac can secretly invite a Ransomware, a Spyware, or another virus inside the already compromised computer by acting as a backdoor to the system. That’s why the moment you detect a Trojan on your system, you should immediately remove it before it has managed to insert other infections or perform some of the above-mentioned activities without your knowledge. If you don’t know how to safely remove Jorge Rimac, the guide below contains all the necessary steps, as well as a professional security tool for a full system check.


Name Jorge Rimac
Type Trojan
Danger Level  High (Trojans are often used as a backdoor for Ransomware)
Symptoms  Rarely, a Trojan may cause unusual system behavior, sudden crashes or strange system errors but in most cases there are no visible symptoms which can give it away.
Distribution Method Trojans can be found inside different free software installers, torrents, ads, email attachments, or links found on compromised websites.
Detection Tool

Remove Jorge Rimac Email Hacker Scam

If you have a Windows virus, continue with the guide below.

If you have a Mac virus, please use our How to remove Ads on Mac guide.

If you have an Android virus, please use our Android Malware Removal guide.

If you have an iPhone virus, please use our iPhone Virus Removal guide

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Some of the steps will likely require you to exit the page. Bookmark it for later reference.

Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).

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Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC at the same time and go to the Processes Tab. Try to determine which processes are dangerous. 

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Right click on each of them and select Open File Location. Then scan the files with our free online virus scanner:

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After you open their folder, end the processes that are infected, then delete their folders. 

Note: If you are sure something is part of the infection – delete it, even if the scanner doesn’t flag it. No anti-virus program can detect all infections. 

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Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.

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You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them. If you see a screen like this when you click Uninstall, choose NO:

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Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:

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Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer or otherwise look suspicious.

  • Remember this step – if you have reason to believe a bigger threat (like ransomware) is on your PC, check everything here.

Hold the Start Key and R –  copy + paste the following and click OK:

notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:

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If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.

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Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.

Once inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show up this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—-Windows—CurrentVersion—Run– Random
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random

If the guide doesn’t help, download the anti-virus program we recommended or try our free online virus scanner. Also, you can always ask us in the comments for help!


About the author


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.

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