Ransomware Blocks Internet Access

Satheesh C B | Sunday, December 06, 2009 | 0 comments

Security researchers  found a new piece of ransomware that blocks an infected computer from accessing the Internet until a fee is paid via SMS.The ransomware file is bundled with a tool called uFast Download Manager.  If your PC is infected, a message is posted in Russian  demanding a ransom under the guise of activating the uFast Download Manager application.

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