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4/5/2016
03:05 PM
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Cartoon: Ransomware

If you look sideways, you can read the list of demands.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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Whoopty
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Whoopty,
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4/6/2016 | 8:07:20 AM
Insult to injury
It is interesting watching the terrifying trend of ransomware evolve. The one recently that offered an affiliate scheme that reward you if you passedon the ransomeware - like some sort of The Ring video tape - is perhaps the scariest. 
Technocrati
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Technocrati,
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4/5/2016 | 7:26:30 PM
Re: Serious, not serious
The use of these font's is proof postive that they are dealing with seasoned hackers.
Michelle
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Michelle,
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4/5/2016 | 5:39:29 PM
Serious, not serious
Newbie ransomware "customer acquisition specialist" doesn't know much about fonts...
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