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Bart ransomware shows it can be effective without sophisticated encryption

Lucian Constantin | June 28, 2016
The new malware program locks user files in password-protected ZIP archives

In order to protect themselves against ransomware attacks, users should be wary of email attachments, especially those with unusual file extensions like JS. They should also keep their computer software up to date, especially their browsers and browser plug-ins, and they should implement a file backup routine that involves an offline or offsite backup location.

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