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European Police Shut Down Ransomware Scam
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published February 14, 2013
Eleven people from Russia, Georgia and Ukraine have been arrested.
Tags: malware, Europe, cybercrime, ransomware
Researchers Warn About Fake Java Patch and Shylock Skype Malware
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published January 18, 2013
Two new types of attacks are threatening many computer users.
Tags: Java, malware, Skype, trojan, attacks, ransomware
The Biggest Security Threats of 2013
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 28, 2012
McAfee predicts that mobile threats will become more prevalent, but that Anonymous will decline in importance.
Tags: Windows 8, McAfee, Security Advisory, cyberattack, Anonymous, ransomware, mobile malware
Symantec: Ransomware Is on the Rise
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published November 09, 2012
Cyber-crooks are making $5 million a year from ransomware scams.
Tags: Symantec, malware, report, Security Vendors, ransomware