Ransomware for Dummies: Anyone Can Do It — Krebs on Security

Among today’s fastest-growing cybercrime epidemics is « ransomware, » malicious software that encrypts all of your computer files, photos, music and documents and then demands payment in Bitcoin to recover access to the files. A big reason for the steep increase in ransomware attacks in recent years comes from the proliferation of point-and-click tools sold in the cybercrime underground that make it stupid simple for anyone to begin extorting others for money.

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