The Department of Homeland Security’s division of US-CERT (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team) has released the latest security notice TA16-091A: Ransomware and Recent Variants. This article listed all the details.
US-CERT has updated their documentation on the rise of Ransomware. They describe what it is, why it is so effective, the variants, type of Malware, impacts, solutions recommendations, and references to key resources.
It is important to understand what they are, how it may affect users and businesses and how to protect computers systems the best that you can.