Europol, Intel and Kaspersky Team Up to Crack Down on Ransomware


Paying those who take your data hostage only makes the ransomware problem worse, says Kaspersky.

The European Police Agency Europol on Monday announced a collaboration with tech giant Intel, security expert Kaspersky Lab and the Netherlands police to tackle the exponential growth of ransomware use by criminals. Together, the companies and agencies launched an online portal called No More Ransom to help inform the public about the dangers of ransomware and help victims recover their data without having to fork over money to criminals.

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