Friday the 13th – The Jerusalem Virus

The Friday 13th Virus – also known as “Jerusalem”, was created in 1988 in Israel to commemorate¬†the 40th anniversary of the creation of the Jewish state. The Virus activates on Friday 13th causing the destruction of affected files, and programs being used. It also slows down you computer by using up large amounts of memory…. Read more »

Ransom-ware – Stolen Data Virus found lurking in reception

The Stolen Data Virus

Ransom-ware “stolen.data” virus We found traces of the stolen.data virus on a computer in the reception of a new forest clinic. This virus and variations of it first appeared in 2013. The software which is installed by the virus can encrypt all your data on the computer making it unreadable without the encryption key. It… Read more »