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Ransomware: Campaign Hits Apple Computers


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#1 Jaycan

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Posted 07 March 2016 - 10:41 PM

Ransomware: 1st Known Campaign Hits Apple Computers, Report Says
 
Reuters reported malware called "KeRanger" infiltrates Macs via an update to Transmission, a BitTorrent client, and encrypts files, then demands a digital currency ransom to regain access.
 
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Posted 07 March 2016 - 11:53 PM

http://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2016/03/new-os-x-ransomware-keranger-infected-transmission-bittorrent-client-installer/


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Posted 08 March 2016 - 07:10 AM

Grinler put up a News Article the other day....KeRanger OS X Ransomware and How to Remove It

We also have a KeRanger OS X Ransomware Support and Discussion Topic
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