It’s pretty much a fluke that Canada managed to avoid Friday’s ransomware attack that disrupted services in Russia, the U.S., Ukraine, Spain and India.
It’s virus was sent through email and it looks like it’s from someone you know, then you click on it and the malware is downloaded.
Then the hackers demand hundreds or thousands of dollars to unlock the your computer. Ugh! But Canada wasn’t fooled, no one was a victim of it.
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