Remove Phantom Ransomware In Simple Steps
Browsers infected by Phantom Ransomware
|Chrome Versions||Chrome 50.0.2661, Chrome 53.0.2785, Chrome 57.0.2987, Chrome 58.0, Chrome 49.0.2623, Chrome 52.0.2743, Chrome 51.0.2704, Chrome 48.0.2564, Chrome 58.0.3026.0, Chrome 55.0.2883|
|Mozilla Versions||Mozilla Firefox:38.2.1, Mozilla Firefox:40.0.2, Mozilla Firefox:38, Mozilla Firefox:39.0.3, Mozilla Firefox:43.0.2, Mozilla Firefox:49, Mozilla:40.0.3, Mozilla Firefox:43.0.3, Mozilla:43.0.4, Mozilla:45.4.0, Mozilla Firefox:38.0.1, Mozilla Firefox:45.4.0, Mozilla:39, Mozilla Firefox:46|
|Internet Explorer Versions||Internet Explorer 8-8.00.7000.00000, Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8112.16421, IE 7:7.00.6000.16386, IE 8:8.00.6001.17184, IE 7:7.00.6001.1800, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.5730.1300, IE 10:10.0.8250.00000, IE 8:8.00.7600.16385, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.6000.16386, IE 8:8.00.6001.18372, IE 10:10.0.8400.00000, IE 9:9.0.8080.16413, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.6000.16441, IE 8:8.00.6001.18241|
Tricks: Steps To Uninstall Phantom Ransomware from Compromised Windows 8
Phantom Ransomware – Threat Analysis
During depth analysis, we came across that Phantom Ransomware is a newly released virus which is developed by experienced cyber punks, is compatible with Windows 8. Once your PC is affected with the virus, you notice so many weird activities onto your PC. Your PC may shutdown and restart several times automatically. Since, the virus creates so many unwanted registries and schedules tasks in Windows task manager, your useful applications may take longer time to operate or they may not respond and display error like CPU ran out of memory or application couldn't restart. What's worse, Phantom Ransomware may make significant alteration to your Firefox and force you to click frauds. Creepy commercial ads may appear on the webpages while you surf online. Somehow, the virus can also encrypt your files if you do not get rid of it immediately.
Phantom Ransomware : Noticeable Symptoms
When you pay close attention, you can notice that few weird activities of your PC in case your PC is compromised with Phantom Ransomware. Most cases, the malware creates dozens of malicious files and registry entries that you can see checking through folder created on your local disk. Even, you may find corrupted files featuring suspicious suffixes. Even, the virus may ask you to pay ransom to anonymous hackers. Most importantly, your Antivirus may be displaying some kind of error on your PC screen. Even, malware will also try to block essential process of Antivirus software.
Phantom Ransomware : How does it spread to Windows 8 ?
This malware is primarily being distributed through bundled software and spam emails attachments. Actually, hackers are using spam campaigns to lure inexperienced PC users into installing Phantom Ransomware on their PC. Torrent sites and adult sites also promote such type of malware as an useful application. Even, while surfing internet you may see suggestion to install Adobe flash player update or Java update, if you install them your PC become victim of the malware. This way the malware arrives onto your Windows 8.
Finally, you have got all the needful information. Now, you should follow Phantom Ransomware Removal guide carefully.
|Steps To Delete Phantom Ransomware|
|Steps To Delete Phantom Ransomware|
|Steps To Delete Phantom Ransomware|
Steps To Phantom Ransomware From Compromised PC (Manual/Automatic Removal Guide)
Technique I: Steps To Start PC into 'Safe Mode with Networking' to Proceed Phantom Ransomware Removal Technique II: Steps To Fully Uninstall Phantom Ransomware from Control Panel in Windows PC Technique III: Steps To Kill Harmful Processes of Phantom Ransomware from Windows Task Manager Technique IV: Uninstall Phantom Ransomware from Commonly Used Browsers and Reset Browsers Technique V: Delete Troublesome Registry Entries created by Phantom Ransomware from Your Computer
Technique I: Reboot Your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Uninstall Phantom Ransomware Completely
For Windows 8.1/10 Users
I. Open Start menu, Now hold Shift button and from the Power option click Restart.
II. Next, ‘Choose an option’ Window appears. click ‘Troubleshoot’.
III. Then click Advanced option.
IV. Choose Startup Settings.
V. There you see ‘Enable Safe Mode’ option, press ‘F5’ button and then click on Restart button to enable Safe Mode with Networking feature to proceed Removal of Phantom Ransomware from your PC.
For Windows XP/Vista/7 Users
I. Press Windows logo button on your keyboard and from Shut down option click Restart.
II. During the Restart Process, keep pressing ‘F8 button’ repeatedly.
III. Next,Advanced boot menu appears on your PC screen. Click ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to proceed Removal of Phantom Ransomware from your Computer.
Technique II: Removal of Phantom Ransomware from Control Panel in PC
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware Completely From Windows 8.1
I. Press and Hold Win+R button to open Run Box.
II. Now, type ‘control panel’ (without quotation mark) and hit the Enter to open ‘Control panel’.
III. Next, choose ‘Uninstall a program’ from Programs menu.
IV. Now you should to find Phantom Ransomware or other suspicious apps, select it and Delete one by one of them by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware Completely From Windows 10
I. Tap Windows Logo button on keyboard and click Settings from the menu.
II. Click System option from there.
III. Next, You need to click ‘Apps and Features’ to find and Delete Phantom Ransomware.
IV. Finally, there you can see list of all installed applications including malicious programs, select Phantom Ransomware and click Uninstall.
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware Completely From Windows XP
I. First, go to the Start Menu and select ‘Control Panel’.
II. Now, click on Add or Remove programs option.
III. Find Phantom Ransomware and other suspicious programs and Delete them Completely.
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware Completely From Windows 7
I. Tap Windows Logo key on your keyboard of PC.
II. And then click ‘Control Panel’ from the the Start Menu.
III. Choose Uninstall a program option from the Programs menu.
IV. Finally, here you can find and Delete Phantom Ransomware and other malicious programs from your Windows 7 with ease.
Technique III: Uninstall Phantom Ransomware from Task Manager on your Windows 8
For Windows 10/8.1/7/Vista/XP Users
I. Press and hold ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ buttons on your keyboard.
II. From the appeared Window, click Task Manager.
III. Now, you can find troublesome processes and kill them by selecting them one by one and clicking on End Task option.
IV. Using this technique, you can Delete troublesome processes associated with Phantom Ransomware.
Technique IV: Uninstall Phantom Ransomware from Firefox
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware From Mozilla Firefox:47.0.1
I. Uninstall Phantom Ransomware add-ons by clicking the “Firefox” menu option at the top of the Firefox window and selecting “Add-ons.”
II. Click “Extensions or Appearance or Plug-ins.”
III. Choose the add-on – Phantom Ransomware you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla Firefox.
Steps To Reset Mozilla Firefox:47.0.1
I. Open Firefox and tap the icon that seems like three stacked lines at the top right of the browser window.
II. Click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu.
III. Choose ‘Troubleshooting information’ in the slide-out menu.
IV. Click the ‘Reset Firefox’ button at the top right of the new Web page.
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware From IE 7:7.00.6000.16441
I. First, open IE and go to Manage Add-ons from Tools menu that appears on middle-top.
II. A new window appears, from there choose Toolbar and extensions.
III. Now, find Phantom Ransomware from there and click Remove.
IV. Also find and Delete useless extensions and delete them.
Steps To Reset IE 7:7.00.6000.16441
I. Open IE on your computer and go to Tools.
II. Click the Advanced settings tab, and then select Reset.
III. In the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box, select Reset.
IV. When IE 7:7.00.6000.16441 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.
Uninstall Phantom Ransomware From Chrome 51.0.2704
I. Start Chrome and Click more settings, go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.
II. Next, from left panel click on Extensions option, find Phantom Ransomware extension or any other unnecessary extension viruses and then Delete them immediately by clicking on Remove.
Steps To Reset Chrome 51.0.2704
I. On PC, open Chrome.
II. At the top right, click More Settings.
III. At the bottom, mouse click Show advanced settings.
IV. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.
V. In the box that appears, click Reset.
Technique V: Uninstall Malicious Registry Entries created by Phantom Ransomware from PC
I. To open Run Box – Press and hold Win+R keys on keyboard.
II. In Run Box, you must type ‘regedit’ and hit Enter.
III. Next Registry Entries window will appear on your system. Find and Delete all registry entries associated with Phantom Ransomware cautiously.
- -HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Default_Page_URL”
- -HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”
- -HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random
- -HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0
- -HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes\ Phantom Ransomware