A ransomware attack takes a sinister twist - displaying images of the purported sexual abuse of children in an attempt to scare computer users into paying up.
The Spanish police have arrested 11 individuals suspected of being members of the infamous Reveton ransomware gang.
British Police have arrested two men and a woman in connection with a spate of computer attacks that have held innocent internet users to ransom.
A new variant of ransomware wants you to believe you have been caught pirating software, music and movies and you must pay a fine under the SOPA act. Except there is no SOPA act.
Many of you have been asking us about the Reveton ransomware, which claims that the FBI has fined you, and locks you out of your PC until you pay up.
Learn what it looks like, and what to do if you or one of your friends and family encounter it...