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Police ransomware on Android

May 7, 2014

Server Malware don't need Coffee has informed that the developers of the infamous Reveton police ransomware have joined force... read more

CryptorBit – false crypto ransomware

January 29, 2014

Crypto ransomware is undergoing explosion of interest among the cybercriminals. However, some of them are even too lazy / incapable to implement the real decryption mechanism.read more

Creator of new malware arrested before he could even finish it

January 8, 2014

The success of CryptoLocker has inspired many attempts to create similar malware. MalwareMustDieread more

New ransomware “Locker“

December 16, 2013

IntelCrawler has announced discovery of a new crypto ransomware caqlled Locker. Locker operates in a similar way as its predecessor CryptoLocker. When infected, it encrypts documents on user's computer and demands ransom of 150 USD for the decryption key. However, Intel... read more

Browser ransomware

December 12, 2013

Avast describes a ransomware in a form of fake webpage. The ransomware fakes some features of real malware such as Reveton (police warning) or CryptoLocker (countdown). However it is onl... read more

CryptoLocker ransomware is spreading rapidly

November 20, 2013

The CryptoLocker malware emerged in September 2013. Unlike the previous malware types (such as Reveton) Cryptolocker is much more dangerous. This cryptovirus spreads via infected e-mail attachments (typically as false .pdf file). After infection it contacts control serv... read more