MALWARE ALERT:New Virus Decides If Your Computer Good for Mining or Ransomware

Dear staff and Students

A good afternoon to you all.

As we continue to use the internet to do research, teach and learn about various things. We need to be very cautious and empowered with information about what's happening online.

Security Researchers have discovered malware that infects systems with either a cryptocurrency miner or ransomware. These schemes help them know which one is more profitable to attack.

To remind yourself about Ransomware, please click this link http://answers.mak.ac.ug/security/understanding-ransomware.
Someone might ask, WHAT IS CRYPTOCURRENCY? It is a digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently of a central bank.

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