Tens of Millions in the UK May Be Targeted by CryptoLocker Bitcoin Ransomware
The UK’s crime agency alerted people today after bitcoin ransomware scourge Cryptolocker swept the country.
A new report into the effects of TorrentLocker malware has found that 98.55% of victims do not pay the bitcoin ransom.
A sheriff's office in Tennessee paid a $500 bitcoin ransom this week to secure thousands of sensitive files.
Victims of malware, such as bitcoin ransomware Cryptolocker, should pay off the perpetrators, an FBI agent has advised.
International authorities have disabled GOZeuS, the P2P network behind the CryptoLocker malware.
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