PUBG virus decrypts all your data if you will play for an hour
Wow what a joke but dont worry it is true as we know that ransomeware virus are those viruses that needs some money inorder to give your data but this trending ransomeware needs some times of gameplay.IT was discovered by malwarehunterteam. And do you know the full form for this ransomeware is PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.
Symptoms of this virus
when the virus will be launched it will encrypt all your files,folders on the user’s desktop and append the .PUBG extension to them.when it will finished appending it will give you TWO options in order to unlock you system files,folders etc.This malware doesnt require any cash in order to open the game or dencrypt your data.
The ransomware, discovered by MalwareHunterTeam, encrypts files and folders on the user’s desktop, then posts a message onscreen that reads, “PUBG RansomwareYour files, images, musics, documents are Encrypted!Your files is encrypted by PUBG Ransomware!but don’t worry! It is not hard to unlock it.I don’t want money!Just play PUBG 1Hours! Or Restore is [ s2acxx56a2sae5fjh5k2gb5s2e ]”
the users can enter the code or play the game.
“If you’ve surfed the net for any length of time, you’ve probably encountered pop-up ads that insist you need to install a certain plugin or application to view content,” Joel Hruska wrote on the site. “Chain that attack vector to ransomware, and people might willingly compromise their own machines.”
so,at last but not least this is the technews so,you need to aware you shouldnot install any unwanted or cracked files,softwares and you must update your antivirus in order to safeguard your system.this is an intial process which could safe your system from this infecting virus so,be aware and be updated with this site and dont forget to bookmark in order to get fresh techbytes/news good bye.
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