What Happened To This Computer? All your personal data, photos, videos, work files, including your operating system have been encrypted and can be accessed again if you pay a ransome. You can't access anything on this machine but this screen. You have one hour to pay the prize, otherwise you will no longer be able to decrypt them.
Tweet Computer viruses aka malware are malicious programs created for initiating unauthorized activity on the affected PC system. They can lead the computer to serious issues, so users should avoid installing viruses on their computers. In most of the cases, computer viruses are created for generating the money, so they can start tracking the victim and collecting the personally identifiable or non-identifiable information. Besides, they can cause redirects, slow downs or similar issues.