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Apple iTunes and iCloud for Windows 0-Day Exploited in Ransomware Attacks

Apple iTunes and iCloud for Windows 0-Day Exploited in Ransomware Attacks

October 10, 2019Mohit Kumar
Watch out Windows users! The cybercriminal group behind BitPaymer and iEncrypt ransomware attacks has been found exploiting a zero-day ...
Breaches are now commonplace, but Reason Cybersecurity lets users guard their privacy

Breaches are now commonplace, but Reason Cybersecurity lets users guard their privacy

October 09, 2019The Hacker News
There has been no shortage of massive security breaches so far this year. Just last July, Capital One disclosed that it was hit by a brea...
Microsoft Office 365 Gets Built-in Ransomware Protection and Enhanced Security Features

Microsoft Office 365 Gets Built-in Ransomware Protection and Enhanced Security Features

April 06, 2018Mohit Kumar
Ransomware has been around for a few years, but it has become an albatross around everyone's neck, targeting big businesses, hospital...
Google's New Tool Lets You Easily Backup & Sync Your Entire PC to the Cloud

Google's New Tool Lets You Easily Backup & Sync Your Entire PC to the Cloud

June 15, 2017Wang Wei
Soon you will be able to auto backup and sync your whole computer on Google Drive. Yes, you heard that right. By the end of this mont...
Los Angeles College Pays Hackers $28,000 Ransom To Get Its Files Back

Los Angeles College Pays Hackers $28,000 Ransom To Get Its Files Back

January 10, 2017Mohit Kumar
Ransomware has turned on to a noxious game of Hackers to get paid effortlessly. Once again the heat was felt by the Los Angeles Valley ...
This Ransomware Unlocks Your Files For Free If You Read CyberSecurity Articles

This Ransomware Unlocks Your Files For Free If You Read CyberSecurity Articles

January 05, 2017Wang Wei
Ransomware has been around for a few years, but in last two years, it has become one of the fastest growing threats to businesses and use...
Europol and IT Security Companies Team Up to Combat Ransomware Threat

Europol and IT Security Companies Team Up to Combat Ransomware Threat

July 25, 2016Swati Khandelwal
No More Ransom, so is the Ransomware Threat. The European Police agency Europol has joined forces with police and cyber security compan...
CoinVault Ransomware Decryption Tool Released

CoinVault Ransomware Decryption Tool Released

April 14, 2015Mohit Kumar
Are you one of those Windows users who have found themselves as victims of the CoinVault Ransomware ? If Yes, then we have a Good ne...
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