This week was mostly filled with new variants of existing ransomware such as STOP, Dharma, and Jigsaw ransomware. We did though have some interesting news, such as a ransomware downloader being created from the pixels of images and shady data recovery companies partnering with GandCrab to make extra profits. […]

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