CryptoLocker is a very dangerous version of ransom malware that has been successfully infecting people’s computers around the globe over the last few months.
Cryptolocker is spread via phishing emails containing infected attachments. Once the attachment is opened an executable file infects the machine and holds it to ransom by encrypting files, which can’t be unencrypted until a cash demand is paid.
I have recorded this quick video giving you all the information you need about CryptoLocker and how to protect yourself from it.
December 9, 2013