No false positives for Avira after 14 months, 7,000 websites, and 7.7 million files checked.
Whenever computer users get attacked by a type of malware or ransomware, their first reaction is to, probably, get angry. Well, we can assure you that the same thing happens when a hacker’s work is blocked by our Protection Lab guys, which are doing a great job fighting the newest threats on the market.
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Even if Locky is no longer a hot news story, the financial success of this ransomware for the cybercriminals means that it – or a new and improved version of it – will be coming around again. Here are four lessons to be learned from the latest round of ransomware.