Ransomware Leaves Victims at Mercy of Child Porn Charges

Ransomware Attacks Smartphones, Downloads Child Porn, Can Lead to Child Porn Criminal Charges According to police, hackers have found a way to break into smartphones and extort the phones’ owners by downloading child pornography and threatening potential child porn charges. The new scam, involving a computer program called Ransomware, which is sent to smartphones along with child pornography – and the phones’ owners are unable to delete the images. After the images have been sent, according to police investigators, a message appears on the … [Read more...]