If your antivirus software detects Ransom:JS/Brolo.B, take action to remove this nasty pest from your system as soon as possible.Ransom:JS/Brolo.B is a harmful computer virus that may firstly lock all the web browsers in the infected PC, and then stop computer users from closing web browsers using the address bar or pressing any shortcut keys.All these harmful behaviors with the only purpose to cheat computer user to pay a fine for unlocking the browsers.
How does Ransom:JS/Brolo.B get into your PC without your knowledge?
It is noted that Ransom:JS/Brolo.B always shows up after the visiting of video, freeware, and file-sharing websites. Also the opening of email attachments with strange titles that come from unknown people also can bring into Ransom:JS/Brolo.B as Ransom:JS/Brolo.B is so tricky that puts its active codes into these attachments and infiltrate into the target PC once the email is opened. At the same time, Ransom:JS/Brolo.B is able to take advantage of system vulnerabilities to invade into the compromised system, thus, you'd better keep your antivirus software up to date and scan your PC regularly.
Solution one: Manually Delete Ransom:JS/Brolo.B From Your Computer
To perform this procedure, please restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key until Windows Advanced Options menu shows up, then using arrow key to select “Safe Mode with Networking” from the list and press ENTER to get into that mode.
Step 2- Open Windows Task Manager and end all Ransom:JS/Brolo.B running processes.
( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)
Step 3- Show all hidden files
Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. When you’re in Folder Options window, please click on its View tab, check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.
Step 4- Remove these Ransom:JS/Brolo.B associated files on your hard drive such as:
%AppData%\<random>.exe %CommonAppData%\<random>.exe C:\Windows\Temp\<random>.exe %temp%\<random>.exe C:\Program Files\<random>Step 5- Open the Registry Editor and delete the following entries:
(Steps: Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box and click on OK)
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "random " HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Installer\Products\random HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Inspector
Reference The Video Below to Clean up Ransom:JS/Brolo.B
If you are not familiar with files, registries and process manual removal, you'd better choose automatic scans to remove Ransom:JS/Brolo.B permanently from your PC
Solution Two: Automatically remove Ransom:JS/Brolo.B from PC by using SpyHunter
1. Download SpyHunter by clicking the following download link:
2. Double-click on the downloaded file. If asked to allow program to make changes to this computer, click “Yes” button.
3. In this step, please accept the Licence Agreement and click “Next >” button.
4. After the definition database is downloaded, system scan will automatically start.
5.Tick "Select all" and press "Remove" button to get rid of all the detected threats on your computer.
Additional Guide: Improve your PC performance by uninstalling all the unnecessary programs
With Perfect Uninstaller, you can uninstall unneeded applications in your system easier and faster. The Standard Add /Remove Program often can't completely uninstall some applications and broken registry keys, unlike your own pc Add/Remove Program , Perfect Uninstall can't only uninstall the applications it selves, but also can clean the registry files they leave over, it will protect your PC from corrupted registry errors , improve your PC performance and speed !
Step 1. Clicking the icon as below.
Step 2. Finish the installation process.
In a few seconds you will see an alert box like the one in the figure below. Select "Run" to download and install Perfect Uninstaller. If you prefer you may save the Perfect Uninstaller setup file (PerfectUninstaller_Setup.exe) to your computer and install the software later by clicking on the 'Save' button.
Step 3. After the successful installation, you may be able to see all your installed programs details. Choose the one you want to uninstall and click “Next” to remove it completely and thoroughly.
Note: If you choose manual removal method, to completely remove Ransom:JS/Brolo.B you need to find out and remove all its process, files and registry entries. Be careful and patient during the whole manual removal process as Ransom:JS/Brolo.B hides deeply in the system. If you have spent too much time in manual removing Ransom:JS/Brolo.B and still not make any progress, you can download and install Spyhunter here to see how Ransom:JS/Brolo.B is removed easily and completely from your system.