Malware Security Alerts Weekly Report for May 29 - June 4, 2022
This week, the SpyHunter malware research team has highlighted a weekly roundup of common and critical malware threats that are currently affecting computers around the world. Take a look at this week's report and stay ahead of trending malware threats!
This Week in Malware Video
This episode discusses the following topics: How QLNN and UIHJ Ransomware threats have joined the STOP/Djvu family of malware and how they destroy files. Also, this episode covers the Pulpysearch.com browser hijacker that modifies Internet settings.
Malware Security Alerts of the Week
Fefg Ransomware comes from the STOP/Djvu threat family known for money extortion via file encryption in holding specific files for hostage as it demands a ransom payment to restore the encrypted files. Read more
Sijr Ransomware is a dangerous malware threat coming from the STOP/Djvu family of threats that usually encrypt files and then seeks a ransom payment from the victimized computer user to supposedly restore the files thus returning the PC to normal operation. Read more
XHAMSTER Ransomware is a threat that encrypts files appending a specific file extension to each file but holds them for a ransom that is demanded to be paid in bitcoins for an outrageous amount that victims cannot pay for restoring the files. Read more
Byya Ransomware is another entity that comes out of the hacker ring responsible for the STOP/Djvu family of ransomware threats known for destroying files through encryption and demanding substantial ransom fees for restoring the encrypted files. Read more