Thursday, 26 October 2017
Bad Rabbit ransomware warning
Affected users are told their computer and data has been encrypted, and asked to fork over £210 in anonymous current Bitcoin in order to unlock it.
Russia appears to be the target of the malicious code, online security firm Kaspersky Lab reports, but computers in Ukraine, Turkey and Germany are also down, the Daily Mail has reported.
It has also been revealed that the virus code is littered with references to Game of Thrones - including the names of two dragons from the hit series.Back