Shortpedia Mobile App Download Shortpedia News App

2018 going to witness a more vicious face of Ransomware

2017 was thrilled by the presence of Ransomware, cryptocurrency mining, and zero-day exploits as confirmed by the global IT security firm's "Annual Threat Report - 2018". It has been witnessed that on comparing it with 2016, the Ransomware has taken a leap with an increase of 300% in 2017 but due to growing availability of exploit kits and ransomware-as-a-service, it is expected to take more vicious growth in 2018.