Nowadays, Cerber Ransomware is a severe trouble. The dangerous software will attack your web browser (Chrome, IE, Mozilla or Micrsoft Edge) suddenly. The nasty app is able to deny access to your own important files like documents, photos and even lock your machine. It will offer you to transfer 500$ to decrypt your data. You should not pay your money! The guide will help you to protect your computer system from this threat.
So, Cerber virus is classified as a ransomware-type threat. The parasite uses AES encryption system to lock user’s files and documents. You should be careful, because you can download it via malicious spam emails that carry an executable virus file. By the way, the virus will not attack some countries. Thus, if you live in Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Armenia, or Russia, you may avoid it.
Cerber Ransomware will claim that you must pay money to get a Cerber decryption tool. The parasite will try to scare you. Allegedly, if the user does not pay within seven days, the ransom will be doubled. We recommend you to install GridinSoft Anti-Ransomware. It is a free tool that may prevent the virus.
How to defend the PC from Cerber Ransomware?
- First of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Ransomware.
- You need to enable the app.
- Stay safe!