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Windows 7: New ransomware attack blocks Internet access

01 Dec 2009   #1
Night Hawk

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New ransomware attack blocks Internet access

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November 30th, 2009

New ransomware attack blocks Internet access

Posted by Ryan Naraine @ 9:32 am



Security researchers have stumbled upon a new piece of ransomware that blocks an infected computer from accessing the Internet until a fee is paid via SMS (text message).
More at: New ransomware attack blocks Internet access | Zero Day | ZDNet.com


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02 Dec 2009   #2
JMH

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