The 1nCuB0 virus is part of the recent wave of blackmail sextortion e-mail scams. The hackers send those e-mails via spam bots to victims, pretending that the e-mails sent by the 1nCuB0 virus are created with the main idea to extort you into paying BitCoin to the scammers. However, those e-mails could as well be complete fakes – something that is very common for these types of spam messages. Read this article to learn how to remove the 1nCuB0 scam virus completely.
|Name||1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus|
|Short Description||Part of the 1nCuB0 scam campagins. Aims to extort victims into paying ransom in BitCoin.|
|Symptoms||Messages coming from 1nCuB0 hacker containing extortion sentences that the victim must pay in BitCoin.|
|Distribution Method||Via a virus or massive spam campaigns.|
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1nCuB0 – Mail Scam – How Did I Get It and What Does It Do?
The 1nCuB0 virus aims to spread via advanced spam bots. These spam bots all aim to send out thousands of e-mails on a daily basis. These messages can be sent if your e-mail has leaked to different third-party websites. Not only this, but the messages that are related to the 1nCuB0 scam could also contain malware. This means that simply opening those e-mails could get you into trouble with various types of malware:
- Backdoor RATs.
- Adware and PUPs.
The main message of the 1nCuB0 e-mail scam virus aims to get victims to pay thousands of dollars by getting them to believe that their computer is affected in one way or another by the malware of the 1nCuB0 hacker and all of their actions and important data has been recorded and can be used against them. This may not even be true and victims who have received these messages are advised to remove this virus from your computer immedaitely.
Remove 1nCuB0 Scam Virus from Your Computer
If you want to get rid of the 1nCuB0 e-mail scam, then a simple adding of the e-mail address to the blacklist could not be able to help. To check if your computer is compromised, you should download and run a scan of it using an advanced malware removal software. This program has the capability of detecting any actual malware if there is any on your computer and removing it thoroughly.
- Guide 1: How to Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus
Step 2: Uninstall 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus will be removed.
Eliminate 1nCuB0 E-Mail Scam Virus from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.