Tag Archives: ransomware attack

Finding the Right Antivirus Solutions

29 Oct

antivirus solutions

If your computer has ever had a virus or been infected with malware, you will probably know the frustration and stress involved in the “cleaning” or removal process. Once a virus or malware strikes, it can become a fool’s errand trying to restore the system back to normal. And often, the only solution is to wipe […]

Joburg Residents Left in the Dark after Ransomware Attack

27 Aug

Ransomware attack

At the end of July, prepaid electricity users in Johannesburg found themselves without power and unable to buy power. So, what happened? A ransomware attack was what brought a major prepaid electricity provider to its knees. A ransomware attack is a cyberattack that accesses essential systems and files and encrypts them. Once encrypted, the files […]