New version of encryption Virus

Posted on Thursday, June 12, 2008

Windows users, take care of he latest version of Ransomware, This virus Encrypts Files With 1,024-Bit Key. When a system is infected and after the files are encrypted, it leaves the following message in a pop-up alert:

"Your files are encrypted with RSA-1024 algorithm.
To recovery your files you need to buy our decryptor.
To buy decrypting tool contact us at: ********"

"We estimate it would take around 15 million modern computers, running for about a year, to crack such a key," writes Aleks Gostev, senior virus analyst at Kaspersky, on the company's blog.

Check Kaspersky

From : Washington post dont forget the comments on this post. There are some serious information.



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