New ransomware forces you to play PUBG for 1 Hour

A new ransomware discovered this week simply wants you to play some PUBG.

Most ransonware wants you to pay to get your files back but the guys at MalwareHunterTeam discovered a new ‘PUBG Ransomware’, which holds your files hostage until you play a round of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.

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Haha that’s pretty crazy.

@Tom maybe this is what is happening to Sean, Mike and Ches on a daily basis



I mean its not the worst thing that could happen.

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I mean we could get expelled!

But… why?

To make some of use puke?

Because fortnite is more popular and some people are so butthurt about it they’ll create ransomware that inflates the numbers in their favor a little more?