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January 19, 2016

Ransomware a Threat to Cloud Services, Too

Source: Krebs On Security | trending up
 

Ransomware — malicious software that encrypts the victim’s files and holds them hostage unless and until the victim pays a ransom in Bitcoin — has emerged as a potent and increasingly common threat online. But many Internet users are unaware that ransomware also can just as easily seize control over files stored on cloud services.

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