CoronaCrimes: Ransomware

During the COVID19 pandemic, cybercriminals have been increasing their ransomware activities. Europol's European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) has developed guidance to support persons across Europe in protecting themselves against ransomware attacks. These guides cover:

  • How does the ransomware spread?
  • How to protect yourself from ransomware when online?
  • What to do if you get infected?

The site is there to support you if you are infected without having to pay your attackers. 

Ransomware - Malware Ransomware - Protect Yourself Ransomware - What to do if you're infected


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