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Ransomware - 2020-04-29

Thanatos Ransomware Makes Data Recovery Impossible

There are many applications that do not follow proper testing practices before their release and then fall prey to various ransomware. Moreover, ransomware developers are constantly coming up with new ideas to hijack your devices. Such is a new and wild ransomware that attacks your computers in a unique way. A ransomware named as Thanatos…

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Ransomware - 2020-07-28

Beware Of SpriteCoin: It’s Ransomware!

A new species of ransomware is trying to lure people around the world. It’s a fake cryptocurrency that tricks victims with the idea of making money exponentially. As a result of the insane popularity of cryptocurrencies, here arrives a fake cryptocurrency which is known as SpriteCoin. Spritecoin is announced on many online forums as the…

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Ransomware, Tech News - 2017-10-26

Latest In The Bulletin: Coinhive’s DNS Hijacked

Did you just hear about Bad Rabbit, the latest Ransomware attack? Well, it seems too old for a news now. The latest in the bulletin is Coinhive, a well-known browser-based service that has suffered a hijack. As per reports, the DNS records of Coinhive have been compromised by hijackers, giving them an easy entry to…

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Ransomware, Tips & Tricks - 2017-09-06

Defray Ransomware Targeting Education and Healthcare Organizations

“A single spear-phishing email carrying a slightly altered malware can bypass multi-million-dollar enterprise security solutions if an adversary deceives a cyber-hygienically apathetic employee into opening the attachment or clicking a malicious link and thereby compromising the entire network.” James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology Img src: ibtimes Last week, a Ransomware called…

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Ransomware, Tech News - 2017-08-24

Locky Ransomware ‘Back from the Dead’

The dreadful ransomware is back with two new variants namely, ‘Diablo’ and ‘Lukitus’. Security researchers have recently spotted two new Locky Ransomware strains Diablo and Lukitus. Like other types of crypto-locking ransomware, they are also designed to encrypt files on a PC and demand a ransom in exchange for the decryption key. These new variants were…

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Ransomware - 2017-06-07

Japan Cops Arrest 14-Year-Old for Creating Ransomware

Ransomware is on the rise with the spread of various virtual currencies. It has been around for a few years, but recently it has become a major cyber threat for users across the world. The WannaCry ransomware which wreaked havoc worldwide last month, has made people wary about cyber security. Japanese police arrests 14-year-old ransomware…

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