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Sunday, April 16, 2017

This was important to get out

                                                          Just a little Help


Although this article will have not that much to do with Bitcoin or cryptocurrency, even though it does have a lot to do with the SECURITY of Cryptocurrency, it is an important article to get out. For a while now there has been a malware known as ransomeware that can lock you out of your computer, demanding you pay a ransom in Bitcoin or Monero to unlock it. DO NOT EVER PAY THE RAMSOME. There are ways to combat these morons, that obviously can not add anything up themselves. Heck, these idiots probably failed math in school and if you asked them what your change should be at the store they would give you the deer in the headlights look.

I found this article that explains a better than I can so I will just copy a quote and the article will be linked. I really suggest you get up to date with this information. If you are like me and live on Cryptocurrency you will want to protect everything. It is simpler than you may think.

With  nasty malware like Locky making the rounds—encrypting its victims’ files, and then refusing to unlock them unless you pay up—ransomware is a serious headache. But not all ransomware is so difficult.
You can remove many ransomware viruses without losing your files, but with some variants that isn’t the case. In the past I’ve discussed general steps for removing malware and viruses, but you need to apply some specific tips and tricks for ransomware. The process varies and depends on the type of invader. Some procedures involve a simple virus scan, while others require offline scans and advanced recovery of your files. I categorize ransomware into three varieties: scareware, lock-screen viruses, and the really nasty stuff.”...READ MORE


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