Cybercrime

Ransomware: Unlocking the Lucrative Criminal Business Model

Provided by Palo Alto Networks

Category Cybercrime

Type White Paper

Length 17

Publish Date May 06 2016

Date posted June 15 2016

Overview

Ransomware has gone from being a niche attack to a widespread threat that is now affecting networks large and small. This paper examines the evolution of ransomware from its beginnings to the powerhouse it is today.

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