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CryptorBit demands $500 Bitcoin ransom


SC Magazine - (International) A researcher at KnowBe4, LLC identified a new ransomware known as CryptorBit that encrypts victims' files and demands a ransom, similar to the CryptoLocker ransomware.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:08