Day: July 19, 2016

Symantec Sees Ransomware Hackers Getting More Advanced, Targeted

Hackers using software to block data and then demand money in return are relying on increasingly advanced techniques more commonly seen in cyber-espionage cases, the antivirus company Symantec Corp. said. While individuals are still the major target of such ransomware attacks, accounting for about 57 percent of recorded victims, infections