CryLocker ransomware: double nightmare

by Derek Kortepeter
Sept. 1, 2017 1 comment TechGenix ransomware

Cyber criminals who employ ransomware usually abide by a rather predictable set of actions. After the victim takes the bait and infects their computer, the payload encrypts their files until a (usually bitcoin) ransom is paid. The newest ransomware to be discovered by security researchers, named CryLocker, is taking the cyber attack to another level. Not only does this ransomware hold the target’s data hostage, but it can also effectively doxx the victim of the attack.

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