Posts Tagged 'Ransomware'

The dominance of mobile devices has given hackers a growing market to chase after, with many of the same tools they’ve previously used to target personal computers—tools like ransomware. Ransomware is a type of malicious software that either locks you out of your device, and/or holds your data hostage, until you pay a ransom fee. […]

In this edition of Cyber Security for Small Business, Steve Strauss speaks with Tomas Flores (Sofware Attorney and Former Prosecutor) to learn more about how to deal with mobile cyberattacks. Steve Strauss is a senior small business columnist at USA TODAY, author of 15 books (including The Small Business Bible), and CEO at TheSelfEmployed.com.