Tagged With Ransomware

A Florida city was forced to use pen and paper and pay a $500,000 ransom after hackers took control of its computers


A Florida city paid a $600,000 bitcoin ransom to hackers who took over its computers — and it's a massive alarm bell for the rest of the US


A Windows bug is so bad that even the NSA is urging PC users to update



The Weather Channel was briefly kicked off air after getting hit with a ransomware attack


The 11 most sophisticated online scams right now that the average person falls for


How to avoid having your computer hacked



Atlanta has shut down courts and people there can't pay their bills online because of a crippling cyberattack the mayor has called 'a hostage situation'


Hackers are holding the city of Atlanta's computer systems for ransom, causing massive outages -- and anyone who has conducted business with the city is at risk


The NHS has huge security issues and needs to 'get their act together' after the WannaCry attack


Law firms are preemptively opening Bitcoin wallets to pay ransoms


There's a new ransomware attack called 'Bad Rabbit' spreading in Europe


Australia is one of the top 10 countries hit hardest by ransomware



Avoid becoming a ransomware victim by protecting your passwords


The hackers behind the devastating WannaCry cyberattack are moving their money


Ransomware has made more than $25 million from its victims over 2 years, Google study finds


The massive 'Petya' cyberattack has hit 64 countries so far and there's no kill switch this time



Victims of the global cyberattack have paid $9,000 so far but can't get their files back


Here's how the 'Petya' ransomware works and how you can protect yourself


Companies around the world are being hit by another massive ransomware attack


The 'Orange Is the New Black' leak started with a computer running Windows 7 and a $50,000 bitcoin ransom