Category: Security

Keep a mindful eye out for Ransomware

New type of Virus: Ransomware becoming more prevalent.

Ransomware has been in the news headlines recently, which suggests more virus writers are wanting to get in on this money spinning type of hack. I wrote a blog post about this sort of virus in 2013 What is a Cryptovirus or Ransomware

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New Dangerous Virus (CryptoLocker)

New type of Virus: Ransomware becoming more prevalent.

Windows users need to be particularly careful at the moment not to open any attachments that you are not expecting. Particularly if they come pretending to be from your bank, PayPal or a delivery company. Be doubly careful if you

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