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  • A first aid kit for ransomware infections

    21.05.2015

    You've been hit by ransomware and you don't know what to do? Jada Cyrus has assembled a helpful "Ransomware Removal Kit" which contains decryption tools for CryptoLocker, CoinVault, TeslaCrypt and FBIRansomWare, along with instructions on how to use them.

  • How much money do cyber crooks collect via crypto ransomware?

    19.05.2015

    FireEye researchers have calculated that the cybercriminals wielding TeslaCrypt and AlphaCrypt have managed to extort $76,522 from 163 victims in only two months.

  • Cyber extortionists are hitting hedge funds

    12.05.2015

    Hedge funds are increasingly targeted by cyber extortionists, John Carlin, US Assistant Attorney General for National Security, has warned the audience at the SALT hedge fund conference held last week in Las Vegas.

  • Angler EK pushes unnamed ransomware

    12.05.2015

    Malware distribution campaigns based using the popular Angler exploit kit continue delivering different types of ransomware.

  • Breaking Bad-themed ransomware targeting users

    11.05.2015

    A new type of ransomware is targeting Australian users, and its creators have decided to have some fun and express their love for the popular US TV show Breaking Bad while trying to "earn" some money.




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