FBI Issues New Warning About 'Ransomware'"Ransomware" is a type of malware that encrypts all of the files on a computer and a hacker demands a ransom to decrypt the system.
Plainfield, NJ Under 'Ransomware' Cyber Attack"Ransomware" is when hackers disable personal computers - even entire networks - and then demand a ransom to give users their files back.
CBS2 Exclusive: 'Ransomware' May Be Lurking In Job ResumesThe FBI estimates U.S. victims have been scammed out of more than $18 million with what they call "ransomware."
Popular ‘Ransomware’ Scam Locks Computers Until Victims Pay UpHackers are hijacking computers and holding them hostage, to get control of the computer back, victims have been forced to pay up.
Computer Ransom: Your Personal Files Hijacked And Held HostageImagine your personal information and all your computer files being taken, hijacked and held for ransom. That is exactly what happens in the latest cyberscam.