A computer virus is a small program that gains access via online data traffic or a data carrier (USB stick, CD-ROM, DVD). It often tries to spread further afterward on the computer. There are many types of viruses that cause damage or decrease the performance of the computer in different ways.
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Ransomware is a significant problem today for private computer users but also large companies. This is because more and more cybercriminals are developing software that encrypts files on your computer. This software is often for sale as a ready-made package on websites that are often visited by cybercriminals. Ransomware is, therefore, a significant problem.
More and more computers are infected by ransomware. Every day there are new victims whose computer data is encrypted by ransomware. These are more and more private individuals but also large companies. If ransomware has encrypted the computer data, an amount of money is requested in virtual cryptocurrency.