Cadq is a ransomware that has a primary task of denying computer user’s access to their files so that attackers can receive compensation by providing the exclusive recovery software. This crypto-virus come out in the wild as part of STOP/DJVU malware family.
Computer viruses are harmful programs that can convey through various methods and usually using Internet connection and compromised files. Most computer viruses can be detected by security programs like Anti-virus and Anti-malware. However, there are still some that can conceal their presence by exploiting vulnerabilities on the operating system.
Tortoise ransomware is a file hazard malware. It concentrates in the encryption of computer files, in particular the most common ones such as .doc, .ppt, .xls, .pdf, .jpg, .zip, .rar, .txt, .dwg, .psd, .mp4, .mov, and similar items.
TRU8 ransomware is a type of file-coder virus that comes from the Matrix malware family. Its aim in infecting the computer is to encrypt valuable computer files using high-level technique. Once successful, TRU8 ransomware will now have every reason to demand a high ransom payment on the part of the victims.
Lotus ransomware is just one of the so many crypto-viruses with the primary objective to extort money from computer users. The process is, it will infect the computer and lock the most important files with complex algorithm technique and then, it request payment from victims in exchange for the needed decryption tool and key.
Ygkz ransomware is a computer virus that is a major threat not only to the Windows operating system, but also to the crucial files of the user. Ygkz is a file-encoder virus, which cyber-thugs use to be able to extort money from their victims.
Con30 ransomware is a dominant computer virus that is also known as file-coder. Its main purpose for infecting the computer is to deny user’s access to their file by applying a complex algorithm technique.
ASC Team ransomware is another addition to the long list of crypto-virus. As of now, several anti-virus applications may detect this threat as Jigsaw, FileCoder, Crypren, and Artemis.
Daddyhacks is a ransomware virus that can deliver harmful effects on computer files. This threat was made with the sole intention of blocking the access of computer users to their own files.
TomLe ransomware is a hazardous computer virus. Cyber crooks created this malware to instigate blocking of access to computer files and it can do this by applying a complex algorithm method. Technically, this process of limiting the computer user’s from accessing their files in order for attackers to extort money is called encryption.
Cosd ransomware virus is part of STOP/DJVU family that may lock your valuable files with both AES and RSA 1024-bit encryption algorithm. The same type of methodology used in older variants to restrict victims from using or opening their own data.