This week had started with so much of panic in Computer world. New shocking buzz word is termed as Ransomware.
Actually, virus attackers used a tool allegedly stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency. In this process, it took advantage of flaws in Microsoft Windows systems to spread malware around the world on Friday.
In terms of impact, this virus encrypts files, effectively hijacking computer systems, and demands money, in the form of bitcoin, in exchange for decrypting them. Microsoft Corp. had issued a fix, or patch, for the flaw on March 14.