Removing HCK Ransomware Completely

Tutorial To Delete HCK Ransomware from Internet Explorer

Errors generated by HCK Ransomware
0x80242FFF WU_E_UH_UNEXPECTED An update handler error not covered by another WU_E_UH_* code. , 0x00000070, 0x00000013, 0x80249005 WU_E_INVENTORY_WMI_ERROR A WMI error occurred when enumerating the instances for a particular class., 0x8024D001 WU_E_SETUP_INVALID_INFDATA Windows Update Agent could not be updated because an INF file contains invalid information., 0x80244033 WU_E_PT_ECP_FAILURE_TO_EXTRACT_DIGEST The file digest could not be extracted from an external cab file., 0x00000067, 0x000000DB, 0x80243003 WU_E_INSTALLATION_RESULTS_NOT_FOUND The results of download and installation are not available; the operation may have failed to start., 0x8024800A WU_E_DS_UNKNOWNHANDLER The update was not processed because its update handler could not be recognized., 0x00000034, 0x000000DE, 0x000000D5, 0x000000E4

Easy And Effective Way To Take Down HCK Ransomware From PC

Introduction To HCK Ransomware

HCK Ransomware is categorized as PC malware which is very dangerous for PC. A PC virus has the ability to make copy of it regularly and spread it with a great speed within the PC. It quickly uses all the available memory space and bring the PC to a halt. On arriving on the targeted PC, it starts replicating itself and distributes its single piece to every corner of the PC. Every time you start your PC , HCK Ransomware gets automatically executed. This nasty threat harms the PC at large scale and corrupts the important documents and files stored on the PC.

This virus is also capable of inviting other threats on the compromised PC.

Distribution Methods Of HCK Ransomware

When a virus is attached to a program, file or any document, the malware remain unresponsive until some conditions causes the PC to execute its code. In order to infect the PC, you need to run the infected program which at last causes the execution of malicious code. When you download a free software from the internet, the threat within it remain dormant and does not show any sign or symptoms. But the moment you install the free software, the malicious program also get installed along with it. This virus can also infect other PCs attached to network. HCK Ransomware spreads itself in other ways also like social media scam links, spam emails and attachments, peer to peer file sharing on the network, downloading funny images, video or audio files and so on.

What Does HCK Ransomware Do On The PC ?

The presence of HCK Ransomware on your PC makes the PC work abnormally. You will observe that your running application may freeze or crash sometimes. While working online, your web browser may crash and disturbance in the internet connection. Installed security programs and firewall will not work. Your bookmarked sites will be deleted and certain secure sites will be blocked by this HCK Ransomware.

Further, HCK Ransomware can also steal your sensitive data and information including bank details, passwords, user name, IP address, geographical location, etc. The malware may leave your PC exposed to other threats.

Scan PC To Delete HCK Ransomware Easily

Method 1 : Take Down HCK Ransomware From Task Manager In PC

Method 2 : Deletion of HCK Ransomware From Control Panel In PC

Method 3 : Start Your PC In Safe Mode With Networking

Method 4 : Delete HCK Ransomware From Registry Entry In PC

Method 5 : Take Down HCK Ransomware From Chrome

Steps To Delete HCK Ransomware From Windows 8

Method 1 : Take Down HCK Ransomware From Task Manager In PC

  • Press ALT+Ctrl+Del buttons together.

  • Choose Task Manager option.

  • Then, select all the process related to HCK Ransomware from the running processes then click on End Task button.


Method 2 : Deletion of HCK Ransomware From Control Panel In PC

Delete HCK Ransomware From Windows XP

  • Click Start button and goto and click on Control Panel.

  • Click Add or Delete Programs option.

  • In the window that appears, locate and DeleteHCK Ransomwarerelated programs.

Delete HCK Ransomware From Windows 7

  • Press Window key present on the keyboard.

  • Click Control Panel option.

  • Click on Programs option from the Control Panel window.
  • Select the HCK Ransomware executable file from the list of installed programs.
  • Click on Delete option.

Delete HCK Ransomware From Windows 8

  • Open run box by pressing Window+R keys together.

  • Type control panel in the run box and hit Enter key.

  • Click on Delete a Program option.

  • Select programs related to HCK Ransomware and click Delete option.

Delete HCK Ransomware From Windows 10

  • Click on Start button and select ‘Settings’ option from the Start menu.

  • Select PC option under Settings.
  • Click on App & Features option.
  • Finally, Deleteall the unwanted programs from your PC.


Method 3 : Start Your PC In Safe Mode With Networking

Delete In Windows XP/Vista/7

  • Click Start button.
  • Goto Shutdown and click Restart button to restart the PC.

  • Keep pressing F8 button when the PC starts booting-up.
  • Here, goto Advance boot menu present on the screen.

  • Choose Safe Mode With Networking option then press Enter key.

Delete In Windows 8/10

  • Click on Start button and press Shift key.
  • Click on Restart button -> Troubleshoot.
  • Now, click on Advanced option.

  • Click on Startup Settings option.

  • Choose Enable Safe Mode option from the given list and click Restart button.

  • Press F5 button for the option Enable Safe Mode with Networking.

Method 4 : Delete HCK Ransomware From Registry Entry In PC

  • Press ‘Windows+R’ keys simultaneously to open Run dialog box.
  • In the run box, type ‘regedit’ and click on OK.
  • Find out all the registry files related to HCK Ransomwareand Delete them.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEPCCurrentControlSetServicesWpm

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain Default_Page_URL

HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\ClassesHCK Ransomware

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run .exe

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings CertificateRevocation = 0

Method 5 : Take Down HCK Ransomware From Chrome

Deletion Of HCK Ransomware From Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox browser and click on its menu button.
  • From the menu, select Add-ons option.
  • In the Add-on Manger tab, click Extension or Appearance panel.
  • Select HCK Ransomware related add-ons then click on Delete button.

Deletion Of HCK Ransomware From Google Chrome

  • Click Chrome menu present at the top right corner of the window.
  • Click ‘Tools’ option -> Extension.
  • Trace out all the extensions of HCK Ransomware.
  • Click on trash icon to Deletethem from your PC.

Deletion Of HCK Ransomware From Internet Explorer

  • Open Internet Explorer and click Tools menu.
  • Click on ‘Manage Add-ons’ option.
  • Click Toolbars and Extension tab.
  • Select HCK Ransomware related add-ons.
  • Click on Disable button.
  • Finally, click on More Information button.
  • Then, click on Delete button.

Deletion Of HCK Ransomware From Microsoft Edge

  • Click on (…) button to open the menu of Edge.
  • Click on Settings option from the drop down menu.
  • Choose and click A specific page or pages option under Open with option.
  • Select Custom and then put URL you wish to set the default home page.