Remove “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” Bitcoin Email Virus


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This page aims to help you remove “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” Bitcoin Email Virus. Our removal instructions work for every version of Windows.

Our users reported to us about a new Bitcoin Email Scam with the following text:

Hey.
Soon your hosting account and your domain (our website) will be blocked forever, and you will receive tens of thousands of negative feedback from angry people.
Here is a list of what you get if you don’t follow my requirements:
+ abuse spamhouse for aggressive web spam
+ tens of thousands of negative reviews about you and your website from angry people for aggressive web and email spam
+ lifetime blocking of your hosting account for aggressive web and email spam
+ lifetime blocking of your domain for aggressive web and email spam
+ Thousands of angry complaints from angry people will come to your mail and messengers for sending you a lot of spam
+ complete destruction of your reputation and loss of clients forever
+ for a full recovery from the damage you need tens of thousands of dollars
Do you want this?If you do not want the above problems, then before June 1, 2019, you need to send me 0.3 BTC to my Bitcoin wallet: 19ckouUP2E22aJR5BPFdf7jP2oNXR3bezL

"Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked" Removal guide

A VirusTotal Report shows that multiple antivirus programs are detecting the virus using “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” Bitcoin Email

The Trojan Horses are well known software threats and most users have some form of security program on their machines that can fend off the majority of malware infections, there’s always a risk of landing something dangerous and if that something is a Trojan, then actions towards removing the infection should be taken immediately or else the consequences of the attack can be very severe.

Here, in this particular post, you can learn some important and helpful information about a virus called “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked”. This is a newly released representative of the Trojan Horse family and it s currently out there, on the Internet, seeking its latest victims. Sadly, the information we have about it is isn’t detailed enough and more research needs to be done, which is why it is still unclear what it’s specific task would be in each instance it infects a given machine. You see, a major difference between an infection like “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” and a malware program from some other category (Ransomware, Spyware, Rootkits, etc.) is that the Trojans like “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” may have many different uses and may even get reprogrammed to do something different from what its initial purpose might have been. In contrast to that, most other types of malware infections would have one or two very specific uses and they wouldn’t do anything beyond their initial purpose.

Though we do not know the exact goal of this Trojan, we can give you an idea about what you may expect from such an infection. The Trojan viruses are oftentimes used as tools of data corruption and system destruction but that is certainly not the only thing they could be employed for. Other potential uses of a Trojan include theft of personal info through various espionage techniques, remote control over the infected machine, backdoor activities for other malware infections (especially Ransomware), etc. A Trojan oftentimes has a whole network of infected computers – such networks are called botnets and are used for activities such as DDoS attacks, spam e-mail distribution and cryptocurrency mining. All in all, the viruses of this type are like the Swiss-Army knife of the computer malware – they can be used in various ways and their goals may get altered on the go. This is why the Trojan infections, especially newer ones like “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked”, tend to be very unpredictable.

Stopping a Trojan

Another problem with these threats is the lack of specific signs that a Trojan has entered the computer. Depending on what the infection is supposed to do, you may notice a significant slow-down of your machine’s productivity as well as errors, freezes and, in many cases, BSOD crashes. However, this is not always the case – there may be none of these symptoms. Also, the signs we mentioned may get caused by other issues that aren’t related to a Trojan infection. Still, if anything in your machine makes you suspect that there may be a Trojan inside, be sure to use the guide from and the tool included there to scan and clean your machine.

SUMMARY:

Name “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked”
Type Trojan
Danger Level  High (Trojans are often used as a backdoor for Ransomware)
Symptoms  The symptoms typically associated with Trojans are general system instability, crashes to BSOD, screen freezes, software errors and other similar disturbances.
Distribution Method Most hackers like to use illegally distributed software to which they can add their malicious programs.
Detection Tool

Remove “Hosting And Domain Will Be Blocked” Bitcoin Email Virus

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


Step1

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).

Step2

WARNING! READ CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING!

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

malware-start-taskbar

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. 

Step3

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

appwiz

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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Step4

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

msconfig_opt

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:

hosts_opt (1)

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

Step5

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!


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