Ransomware Articles

‘Petya’, the latest in ransomware, hits companies across the globe

  • 29/06/2017 at 00:21 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Petya RansomwareA new form of ransomware called Petya has attacked company computers at a number of major business, reaching the Ukraine, Denmark, France, Poland, Germany, Russia, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Among some of the companies effected are worldwide advertising agency WPP and Russian oil and steel firms Evraz and Rosneft. They, along with the others infected, were given a ransom demand of $300 to be paid via Bitcoin.

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What you need to know about WannaCry and the Ransomware Attack

  • 16/05/2017 at 00:32 by It's a Gadget Staff
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WannaCry RansomwareNo doubt you’ve heard about the ransomware attack know as WannaCry that hit computers across the world over the weekend. But, what was it, where did it come from, how was it stopped and how can you protect yourself, your company and your information?

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