Ransomware on Apple devices?

May 10th, 2016|Categories: ransomware|

James Staurino of MobileIron posted on April 23, 2016 said: "Recently, a sophisticated attack on Mac platforms called KeRanger was discovered by Palo Alto Networks. The ransomware attached itself to a popular BitTorrent peer-to-peer file [...]

Ransomware And How To Prevent It

April 21st, 2016|Categories: Data Security, ransomware, Security topics, Uncategorized, WatchGuard|

WatchGuard, on May 11th (updated from April 27th), 2016 noted that not only is ransomware exploding, real businesses in North America are being affected. Often cited attacks such as CryptoWall, CryptoLocker and LOCKY are designed [...]

Ransomware from a website CAPTCHA – Swiss Government Warning regarding TorrentLocker

March 20th, 2016|Categories: B2B CIO & IT Directors, Data Security, ransomware, Security topics, Uncategorized|Tags: |

The Swiss Government posted on January 21st, 2016 posted this information, with the title "TorrentLocker Ransomware targeting Swiss Internet Users". What is different about this early 2016 attack is that the infection does not come [...]