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Ransomware Tactic Lures Via Copyright Scare

An ongoing ransomware campaign is pretending to be the fake ICPP Foundation (, where the ransomware locks down the user’s desktop issuing a “Copyright violation: copyrighted content detected” message which lists torrent files found on the infected PC and forces the user to pay $400 for the copyright holder’s fine and emphasizing “the maximum penalties can be five years in prison and up to $250,000 in fines.” Read the full article. [ZDNet]

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