Windows 10 Mentions + Phishing = Ransomware

Heads up official and unofficial tech support people: ransomware and Windows 10 mentions have intersected in a phishing scam. “Microsoft released Windows 10 earlier this week (July 29) and it will be available as a free upgrade to users who are currently using Windows 7 or Windows 8. This threat actor is impersonating Microsoft in an attempt to exploit their user base for monetary gain. The fact that users have to virtually wait in line to receive this update, makes them even more likely to fall victim to this campaign.”

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