New ‘nasty’ Ransomware Encourages Victims to Attack Other Computers

Popcorn Time malware offers users free removal if they get two other people to install link and pay. A new ransomware variant has been discovered using an innovative system to increase infections: the software turns victims into attackers by offering a pyramid scheme-style discount. Any user who finds themselves infected with the Popcorn Time malware (named after, but unrelated to, the bittorrent client) is offered the ability to unlock their files for...

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