Ransomware

Ransomware

When you hear the word ransomware, you automatically think of the normal definition of ‘ransom’ – ‘a sum of money demanded or paid for the release of a captive.’   We are in a world, where none of us would think or expect for us to ever be in...
What is Cryptowall?

What is Cryptowall?

What is Cryptowall? Trojan Cryptowall is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer. It then asks the user to pay to have the files decrypted. After they pay, the user is allowed to download and run a file and/or application to clean up the...