WannaCry Ransomware: What? Who? How?

January 11, 2019 / GuidesFor Team

Ransomware is very rampant in the cyber world probably because it’s one of the easiest to carry out with a big potential for money making. Even though the growth of ransomware is slowly declining according to Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment 2018, the threat and damages are still there. One case is WannaCry Ransomware which still affects 75,000 users since its outbreak in 2017. It’s actually considered on the top list when it comes to the scale of an attack The attacks in the 3rd quarter of 2018 affected 28.72% users targeted by cryptors. It is mportant to know what it’s all about, how does it work, and who is affected by it to better understand ransomware and prepare for it. The next article will answer all of that.- Marie Soriano

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