New Windows 10 Scam will Encrypt Your Files for Ransom

Just days after Microsoft released its latest operating system, hackers have begun targeting soon-to-be Windows 10 users with an emerging kind of malware. Once a user downloads and opens the attached executable file, the malware payload opens, encrypting data on the affected computer, and locking the owner out.

Details may be found in an article by Zack Whittaker in the ZDNet web site at http://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-scam-email-will-encrypt-your-files-for-ransom/.

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