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Windows 7: New Ransomware Blocks Your DNS Connection, Mines Bitcoins


08 Feb 2014   #1

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New Ransomware Blocks Your DNS Connection, Mines Bitcoins

New Ransomware Blocks Your DNS Connection And Forces Your Computer To Mine Bitcoins

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A new bit of malware, Linkup, is a clever girl. First it takes control of the DNS servers your computer pings to connect to the Internet and, while you’re wondering how to delete it, begins mining bitcoins on the sly. Anti-virus purveyors Emsisoft identified the ransomware in the wild.
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