What is Ransomeware?
Ransomware is a malicious software that attacks computers by encrypting it’s data. The computer user then receives an extortion message asking for money in bitcoin currency in order to recover the data. While most of these type of attacks can be solved without much hasstle by professional programmers, they are getting each time more elaborated. Furthermore, ransomware scams have increased in popularity and have extended from Europe to the rest of the world.