- News tagged "ransomware"
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016
Kaspersky Lab’s findings show that 136,000 Android users were struck with ransomware attacks between 2015 and 2016, four times of the number of affected users between 2014 and 2015.
Monday, 11 Apr 2016
The Adobe Flash weakness was up for more than a week, and it targeted Windows 10 users, eventually locking up their computers via the exploit.
Monday, 7 Mar 2016
Like traditional ransomware, the malicious program KeRanger forces Apple users to pay digital money in order to regain access of their Macs.
Monday, 14 Sep 2015
ESET has discovered a new ransomware that locks up Android devices with a PIN, the first of its kind to do so. So far, the majority of affected users originate in the US, but it's probably wise to exercise due caution.
Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013
This type of fraud, which began several years ago on computers, has evolved over time and has made its way onto Android devices.