Ransomware has become an issue since the beginning of 2016. It is an intrusive software that has been infecting computer systems of individuals and businesses alike. An Alert has been released by both the United Stated Department of Homeland Security and Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre to provide more information about it. Click here to read all about it.
Department of Homeland Security. “Alert (TA16-091A).” Ransomware and Recent Variants. US-CERT – Department of Homeland Security., 31 Mar. 2016. (Revised: 11 Jul. 2016). Web. 13 July 2016. <https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA16-091A>.