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Malware known as ransomware infects computers, encrypts every file on them (and any networked computers), effectively holding them ransom then demanding that users pay money to get the encrypted files back. CryptoLocker is the most sophisticated and effective ransomware out today and it is a business’s worst nightmare. Companies that rely on electronic documents and […]

Two weeks is how long Windows users have to beef up their computers and protect themselves from Gameover Zeus. Why two weeks? The FBI and international police have uncovered and disrupted the orchestrated Gameover Zeus attacks, but warn that two weeks would be sufficient time for the hackers behind this extremely sophisticated piece of malware to reorganize […]