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We all use the computer in some way or sometimes, right? But what will you do if your most important file encrypts and you can’t access it anymore… yes, there is a new cyber threat, which is able to give you so much trouble with your computer by locking the files on your PC, also encrypts them and snatch your important data from your computer by make them unable to access anymore. This cyber threat is known as Waanacry also called WanaCrypt0r 2.0, WannaCry and WCry (those names are weird enough to make you cry). WannaCry is a form of ransomware.
Ransomware, a computer program, which will get into your computer if you download or even click on the wrong thing, and once it gets into your computer, it will hold something important that you really need to ransom.
The Wannacry (ransomware) encrypts and locked up your files and when you want to access them it asks for payment in bitcoin.
According to the warning, given by the security experts, even after the payment, there is no guarantee that access will be granted. And some ransomware, which encrypts the files, demanding more money after few days, along with given threat to delete the file together.
And that not all, There are the different variation of the cyber threat or what happen, such as like, there are other types of ransomware execute the program, which is lock up your computer entirely and only left a message on the screen that says, in order to log in make the payment. Others create the pop-ups, which are troublesome or impossible to close (pop-ups always make me irritated), with rendering the machine so hard or impossible to use.
So, you should be more careful when you come across to Ransomware because it can be become so hard to deal with them, and it’s definitely will be so troublesome to get rid of this cyber threat.