Posts Tagged With: Ransomware

Posted in How-tos, News
May 20, 2017

How To Decrypt Your Files If You’ve Been Hit By WannaCry

A group of security researchers have created a tool that can help users hit by the massive WannaCry ransomware attack…

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April 30, 2017

Ransomware attacks

The average ransomware payment rose to $1,077, up from $294 a year earlier, Symantec said. ┬áHackers spreading ransomware are getting…

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February 23, 2017

New macOS ransomware

A new file-encrypting ransomware program for macOS is being distributed through bit torrent websites, and users who fall victim to…

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July 24, 2016

Decryption tools released for PowerWare and Bart ransomware

Security researchers released tools this week that could help users recover files encrypted by two relatively new ransomware threats: Bart…

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July 3, 2016

New ransomware threat leaves computers unable to boot into the OS.

Attackers are developing an aggressive new ransomware program for Windows machines that encrypts user files as well as the computer’s…

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June 23, 2016

Ransomware attacks are skyrocketing

The prevalence of ransomware programs, both those that encrypt data and those that don’t, has exploded over the past two…