New Virus Warning
2013-11-10, 02:37 AM,
#1
Just thought I'd give everyone here a heads up as there is a brand new ransomware virus called CryptoLocker going about which encrypts your files and demands a ransom within a certain time period if you want to get them back.

It infects computers through email when the user downloads a .ZIP file.

You can read more about it here: http://www.cnbc.com/id/101172439

Stay safe, and remember to backup your files Smile
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2013-11-10, 02:40 AM,
#2
Thx for the tip there has been already a thread about it.
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2013-11-10, 02:41 AM,
#3
(2013-11-10, 02:37 AM)MoneyKing Wrote: Just thought I'd give everyone here a heads up as there is a brand new ransomware virus called CryptoLocker going about which encrypts your files and demands a ransom within a certain time period if you want to get them back.

It infects computers through email when the user downloads a .ZIP file.

You can read more about it here: /id/101172439

Stay safe, and remember to backup your files Smile

There was a thread about it few days ago on this forum. Still useful info for those who missed it.
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2013-11-10, 02:50 AM,
#4
Ah, sorry never realized there was a thread about it already.

Mods, feel free to close this.
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2013-11-10, 03:52 AM,
#5
Viruses like this has been around for quite sometime now thanks to some of skids at HackForums heheh :P
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