WannaCry: What is a Ransomware and how does it work?

A ransomware is a software which scrambles information stored¬†on a computer system to make it inaccessible. The process of scrambling is done through known methods of encryption. The purpose is to then ask for an amount of money to decrypt valuable information.   So how does ransomware¬†work? How does it get through? Imagine you hired […]