Tag: Ransomware

US pipeline shut due to Ransomware

BBC Online: A ransomware attack on a US natural gas facility meant a pipeline had to be shut down for two days. Visit Website

Ransomware attack gives everyone a free ride

The Guardian Online:  San Francisco Municipal Transport Agency attacked by hackers who locked up computers and data with 100 bitcoin demand. Visit Website

The dangers of ransomware

BBC Online:  A short video highlighting the dangers of ransomware. Visit Website

Javascript Ransomware

BBC Online:  Security experts have discovered a new strain of ransomware coded entirely in Javascript, which could increase its chances of being activated. Visit Website