Ransomware 101: What it Is, How You Get It, and How to Protect Yourself

Friday, April 01, 2016

by Jacquelynn Hongosh

Ransomware is a serious security threat that has data-kidnapping capabilities. This virus encrypts your computer, attempting to extort you into paying a ransom to regain access. Without paying the scammers, there is no way to your recover files. Do you know how to protect yourself?