As we are becoming more and more cautious about Ransomware infections, attackers are developing smarter techniques to attack computer systems. According to reports issued by security firms, the number of malicious viruses has increased exponentially since the beginning of the year.
A new Malware virus is circulating in the form of a pop-up Telstra Survey offering customers a free gift if they enrol. This is one of the latest ransom ware viruses observed online; we urge you not to participate in the survey
While the consequences can range from irritating to the outright devastating, there are a few simple steps that you can take to prevent others from stealing your information and using it themselves.
A cryptolocker AKA crypto virus is a form of ransom-ware that encodes personal data and files on an infected Microsoft computer. The malware hides in a file or attachment and the Trojan is activated once you double click the attachment.