Apple customers are targeted by hackers, this time using a malicious type of software known as ransomware, researchers with Palo Alto Networks (network and enterprise Security Company based in Santa Clara, California) have revealed.
Ransomware is one of the fastest-growing types of cyber threats that encrypt data on infected machines, and then typically ask users to compensate ransoms in hard-to-trace digital currencies to get an electronic key so they can get back their data. For this type of malware virus, you can use Security alert pop up support and get relevant alerts accordingly to safeguard your Mac.
According to Ryan Olson, threat intelligence director at Palo Alto, said “This is the first one in the wild that is definitely functional, encrypts your files and seeks a ransom.”
How to remove Mac malware for free?
If you are browsing any website and it simply states it has "detected problems" or malware with your Mac, then you can follow these steps:
In case the above-mentioned steps are not able to resolve the error, then you can simply get help from expert technical professionals by taking the reliable Apple customer service and get quality solutions systematically.
How to fix OS X Ransomware Key Ranger malware on Macs?
If you have downloaded Transmission Bit Torrent client installer from OS X official website after 4TH midnight of March 2016, then this installer may be infected by KeRanger malware virus. To remove this type of virus, you can simply take support for Apple Mac virus removal from a reliable third party support offering company and get solutions completely.
To remove this virus it’s better to perform the following security checks.
If still the problem persists then you can visit the official website of Apple and get relevant solutions accordingly.
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