Ransomware, Leakware, Scareware… Oh My!
Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing
OCTOBER 31, 2018
Because the never-ending battle against the evil forces of the dark web continues with regard to ransomware and its ghoulish close cousins – leakware and scareware. Actors on the dark web, hiding behind their dark masks of anonymity, continue to brew their devilish ransomware potions. Not every ransomware potion is alike and the recovery from the electronic equivalent of a slash-and-gash malware attack can vary, depending on exactly how an attack decomposes. Ransomware.