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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#871 93% of phishing emails are now ransomware
As of the end of March, 93 percent of all phishing emails contained encryption ransomware, according to a report released today by PhishMe.

That was up from 56 percent in December, and less than 10 percent every other month of last year.

And the number of phishing emails hit 6.3 million in the first quarter of this year, a 789 percent increase over the last quarter of 2015.
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#873 Google patches two high-severity flaws in Chrome
#872 Android malware finds new ways to derive current running tasks
#871 93% of phishing emails are now ransomware
#870 Twitter pays out over $322,000 to bug bounty hunters
#869 TeamViewer servers go down as users complain on Reddit about getting hacked
#868 Symantec warns encryption and privacy are not the same
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