Cisco researchers, with the help of Level 3 Threat Research Labs and OpenDNS, have managed to strike a considerable blow against ransomware peddlers that used the Angler exploit kit to deliver the malware to unfortunate victims.
Scandinavian PC users are the latest group to be targeted with Cryptolocker ransomware.
A sophisticated new piece of ransomware targeting Android users and locking them out of their devices by changing the PIN has been discovered by ESET researchers.
A new mobile ransomware variant uses a clever new technique to push affected users to pay the asked-for ransom: it takes a photo of the user with the phone's front-facing camera, and inserts that photo in the ransom message.
A new, improved variant of the Android Simplocker ransomware is lurking on third-party app stores.
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