New macOS ransomware spreads through online piracy

Jamie McKane

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New macOS ransomware spreads through online piracy

Security researchers have discovered that devices using macOS are vulnerable to a powerful ransomware attack.

Security company Malwarebytes has discovered that the ThiefQuest ransomware - formerly known as EvilQuest - is spread through pirated versions of popular macOS software - available via torrent downloads.
 

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Ransomware is rife these days, make sure you got those backups in place.
 
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