CryptoLocker – Ads on leading mainstream websites may lead to infections

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This informative article warns to be cautious with ads and unusual links even in mainstream sites, which might appear to be safe otherwise http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9248886/Malicious_major_website_ads_lead_to_ransomware QUOTE: Malicious advertisements on domains belonging to Disney, Facebook, The Guardian newspaper and others are leading people to malware that encrypts a computer’s files until a ransom is paid, Cisco Systems has found.  […]

CryptoLocker – In-Depth information published by Bleeping Computer

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Bleeping Computer has published extenstive in-depth information regarding this highly destructive ransomeware attack http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/cryptolocker-ransomware-information QUOTE: Table of Contents 1. The purpose of this guide 2. What is CryptoLocker 3. Known file paths and registry keys used by CryptoLocker 4. What should you do when you discover your computer is infected with CryptoLocker? 5. Is it […]


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