Chromium.exe process. Is Chromium safe?

Chromium.exe file is an executable file of Chromium web browser – the “brother-in-law” of Google Chrome, based on the open-source variant of the Chrome core. Sometimes, various viruses take this name to disguise them in Task Manager. Is chromium.exe malicious?How can I understand the chromium.exe adware presence?Is it possible to avoid the adware installation?Is adware dangerous?How to remove chromium.exe process?Remove chromium.exe process with GridinSoft Anti-Malware Is chromium.exe malicious? The thing is it’s not always enough because you might also have got yourself the whole...

Error code 0xc0000409 (Windows 10)

Windows 10 has over one billion users. Unfortunately, however, not all Windows users have an error-free experience when using the operating system. We’ve covered quite a few typical Windows bugs and errors in our articles — and today, we are looking at another one. Today, we are looking into how to fix the Error 0xc0000409 on Windows 10. We will do our best to explain what may be causing the error and detail the several methods you can try to fix it. Finally, we will offer you an automated solution to prevent similar issues and keep your Windows PC running fast and smoothly. However, let’s...

How to Fix a Hacked Computer? 🖥️ What To Do?

Unfortunately, computer hacking is common these days.Signs your computer has been hackedReasons why you were hacked in the first place.I have been hacked! How do I fix it?How to avoid being targeted by computer hackers againStep 1: Read up on how to detect online scamsStep 2: Maintain strong passwordsStep 3: Don’t leave your devices unattended in publicStep 4: Keep files backed upStep 5: Ensure your firewall is configured correctly Unfortunately, computer hacking is common these days. Indeed, according to Security magazine, a hack occurs somewhere in the world once every 39 seconds. And...

LockBit Interview

The LockBit ransomware group gave an interview to the Russian cybersecurity news agency, Russian Osint. More than 50 minutes of talks opened eyes to different aspects of the LockBit activity, as well as to the secret of their long life on the ransomware market. Who is LockBit?LockBit interview: what is uncoveredWhy do locker groups change their names and will this trend keep going? Who is LockBit? LockBit is the ransomware gang that appeared in 2019. It is famous for its well-designed ransomware payload, which is delivered by a team of experienced hackers. This group is famous not only for...

Criterias that ransomware gangs use to choose their target

Ransomware is an extremely dangerous type of malware, which can break through your security mechanisms and cipher your files. It is hard to be sure that your company is safe, until the action happens. But ransomware developers make a huge mistake by publishing the blacklist of their targets – companies that are forbidden to attack, based on the principles of their “code of honor”. Do ransomware groups have honor?Hitting the bullseye: how ransomware gangs choose their targets?English! Do you speak it?Dangerous technologiesSpecial conditions Do ransomware groups have honor? It sounds...

How to fix error code 0x8007422

Error 0x8007422 appears unexpectedly, when you are trying to update your Windows. Fixing it requires several different steps, and also the knowledge about why it happens. What is the 0x8007422 error?Why can the Windows Update service fail?How to fix the 0x8007422 error?Step 1. Restart the Windows Update Service manuallyStep 2. Check the associated servicesStep 3. Run the TroubleshooterStep 4. Disable the IPv6 What is the 0x8007422 error? Windows as an operating system is pretty stable: the cases when you need to fix something manually are pretty rare. However, when something really serious...