Kirk Ransomware: Star trek themed malware!
A new piece of ransomware has surfaced featuring star trek theme, named Kirk Ransomware, the first of its kind ransomware demanding Monero cryptocurrency instead of Bitcoin. It was discovered by Avast malware researcher Jakub Kroustek. Cyber criminals are turning highly sophisticated with better, more secure ways to ask for ransom and hence a first for Monero. Monero is said to be more secure than Bitcoin and is untraceable. The malware is named after a popular character in star trek movies:...Read More →