Global cyber attack Wannacry Ransomware - Beware!
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Wed, 2017-05-17 11:26

The WannaCry Ransomware is a massive cyber-attack targeting computers running the Windows operating systems, that locks files in a computer until the owner pays a ransom. The virus has been infecting computers around the world.

Once a computer has been attacked, users cannot access their files unless they pay a $300 (Sh30,000) ransom to a Bit Coin account.

Read More HERE         Watch Video HERE

The Communications Authority of Kenya has advised on the following preventive measures:

1. Back up your files offline.

2. Update your computer operating system

3. Keep an upto date antivirus.

4. Avoid opening links and emails from unknown sources.

(Read the full CAK Alert HERE)

 

 

A massive cyber-attack that locks files in a computer until the owner pays ransom that has been infecting computers around the world
Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001239688/communications-authority-sends-alert-on-global-cyber-attack
A massive cyber-attack that locks files in a computer until the owner pays ransom that has been infecting computers around the world
Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001239688/communications-authority-sends-alert-on-global-cyber-attack
global cyber attack By Vincent Achuka | Updated Sun, May 14th 2017 at 11:07 GMT +3 SHARE THIS ARTICLE Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Communications Authority of Kenya Director General Francis Wangusi. (Photo: Andrew Kilonzi, Standard) A massive cyber-attack that locks files in a computer until the owner pays ransom that has been infecting computers around the world
Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001239688/communications-authority-sends-alert-on-global-cyber-attack
global cyber attack By Vincent Achuka | Updated Sun, May 14th 2017 at 11:07 GMT +3 SHARE THIS ARTICLE Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Communications Authority of Kenya Director General Francis Wangusi. (Photo: Andrew Kilonzi, Standard) A massive cyber-attack that locks files in a computer until the owner pays ransom that has been infecting computers around the world
Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001239688/communications-authority-sends-alert-on-global-cyber-attack

 

 

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