Category: Ransomware

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Jigsaw Ransomware

In one of our last posts about ransomware, the name ‘ Jigsaw ’ was listed as ransomware you may have heard of in recent years. This ransomware was unleashed in 2016. It got its name from the puppet in the iconic horror film series, Saw. How Jigsaw Works Like most ransomware, Jigsaw encrypts the affected…



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Ware and Tear

Ransomware We’ve all heard of it, but do you really understand what it is? Ransomware is exactly what it sounds like, something valuable being essentially stolen and held hostage until a ransom is paid. Ransomware is a type of software that blocks users from accessing their own files and/or systems. The software continues to hold…