Real or Fake Facts About Biggest Cyber Attack Via Ransomware Virus

fiona November 6, 2018 No Comments

What Is Ransomware Virus? Ransomware is a type of encrypting malware that encrypts data files and holds them for ransom. Ransoms typically range from hundreds to thousands of dollars. Cyber criminals made over $1billion dollars last year from businesses attacked by ransomware and since these cyber criminals have learned to monetize attacks; their frequency and severity of attacks will continue to grow exponentially. You should be aware that most ransomware attacks come in the form of an email attachment, in a video or a just visiting infected websites. You have to take extreme attentiveness when opening email attachments and new websites. Never open an attachment in an email you were not expecting to receive or that you do not recognize the sender. You should use the same caution when presented with URL’s that you do not recognize or came from an unknown sender. With today’s advanced techniques of ransomware virus […]

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