A new ransomware, Popcorn Time, gives users the option of infecting others in lieu of paying the ransom.
Related: a good general article on ransomware.
EDITED TO ADD: Slashdot thread.
Posted on December 12, 2016 at 6:51 AM •
It’s really bad. The ticket machines were hacked.
Over the next couple of years, I believe we are going to see the downside of our headlong rush to put everything on the Internet.
EDITED TO ADD (12/12): More from Brian Krebs.
Posted on November 28, 2016 at 5:36 PM •
Some of the tricks that ransomware is using to get victims to pay up.
Posted on November 11, 2015 at 6:44 AM •
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