14-Year-Old Japanese Teen Arrested for Allegedly Creating Ransomware

Japanese authorities arrested a 14-year-old teen on Monday for allegedly creating and spreading ransomware. According to reports, the third-year junior high school student is suspected of combining free encryption programs to create the malicious software. The teenager admitted to creating the malware on Jan. 6 and uploading it to a foreign website, where it was downloaded […]… Read More

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