Defend Your Computer Against Ransomware

When you are infected by Ransom-malware, you’ll recognize it, for this is a malware that hinder the functionality of your computer access. It will demand a ransom payment so that the functionality of the system will work again. Locking your computer in some way is what Ransomware program does. It displays several intimidating images and extort money. There are some Ransomware that can encrypt at the same time hide personal files, until you can’t access them. This type of infestation is not new for there is ransomware in 1989, before it was known as PC Cyborg, its other name is Aids Info Disk (AIDS). It has increased infection since 2005 and its initial attacks is in Russia.   Ways of getting the Ransomware into your computer: Manipulating the vulnerability of the program. Ransomware has the capability to tap the security vulnerability in the OS (operating system) of your computer or the program (web browser) installed on your computer. Access and Download. The usual way ransomware can corrupt your computer is by clicking the malicious advertising ink or accessing malicious attachment.   Categories of Ransomware The SMS Ransomware. This type locks your computer plus it displays a ransome text with a code. Unlocking this, you’ll be instructed to send the code by means of text message to a premium rate SMS number, then you’ll receive the unlocking code. The Winlocker, it’s another type of ransomware that locks your computer, however, it delivers a display an intimidating ransom text that seems to look like it’s from the local law enforcement agency. This instructs you to take your payment to the online...

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