Faced with the infamous Windows Blue Screen of Death (BSOD), many unexperienced computer users' first reaction is panic.
A new mobile ransomware variant uses a clever new technique to push affected users to pay the asked-for ransom: it takes a photo of the user with the phone's front-facing camera, and inserts that photo in the ransom message.
The second quarter of 2015 was wrought with high profile vulnerabilities and hacks.
Solutionary performed a broad analysis of the threat landscape, which unearthed several key findings.
Ilia Abramov, Product Director of Core Networks & Security at Acision, provides a rundown of the tricks used by mobile fraudsters and explains what operators need to be aware of and the protection measures they can take to combat attack.
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