Social Engineering and Ransomware

SecurityWeek contributor Kevin Townsend asked me about a report from the UK’s De Montfort University on the psychology of ransomware splash screens. Here’s the article he published – Researcher Analyzes Psychology of Ransomware Splash Screens – and here are some further thoughts from me published on the ESET blog: Social engineering and ransomware.

David Harley

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