KeRanger

Apple Shuts Down “KeRanger” Mac OS X Ransomware

The first, fully-functional ransomware targeting Mac computers called “KeRanger" has been permanently shut down by Apple, TechCrunch is reporting. First reported by researchers at Palo Alto Networks, this ransomware can encrypt the data on a Mac so the user can no longer access it. After that, the hackers ask the user to pay them in digital currencies...