Posted: October 20, 2014
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs 101

Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A Description

Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A is classified as Ransomware by notable anti-virus and anti-malware programs. There are several ways of infiltration a user's system; for example, Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A can be automatically downloaded when visiting a malicious website that has been hacked. Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A may also be distributed when downloading other software or via e-mails coming from unknown senders with corrupted attachments. It is possible that ransomware such as Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A prevent you from using your computer. This is done by displaying a warning message, claiming that there has been an illegal activity detected, requesting you to pay money or to complete a survey, for example. No matter the way, ransomware like Ransom:Win32/Crowti.A is designed for the sole purpose of profit. For this reason, users are locked out and can not use their computer until payment.

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