Crypto-Ransomware News, Articles and Updates

Five-fold rise in crypto-ransomware hits 718,000 users in a year

As if we didn't know it, ransomware is on the rise but Kaspersky Lab has produced statistics to benchmark just how bad the problem is getting.

Out with botnets! Crypto-ransomware: king of cyber-crime attack modes

Crypto-ransomware has surpassed botnets as the most popular attack method of choice for cyber-criminals.

Lincolnshire county council resolves ransomware restlessness

Lincolnshire county council is back up and running after having been infected with ransomware last week.

Crypto-ransomware hits UK Parliament network

The secure network of the UK parliament has been breached and some of its computers compromised by hackers.