Ransomware has a few forms in which it is seen but the best known is “Encrypting Ransomware”. This type of ransomware works by incorporating advanced encryption to lock the files on a users system. Once this is complete a payment is demanded from the victim in order for them to regain access to their files. The recently outbreaks published in the mainstream media, such as WannaCry and NotPetya, are examples of Encrypting Ransomware. Ransomware is not new, in fact the first instance was seen in 1989. This was known as the “AIDS......

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