It's been some time since the WannaCry Ransomware attack began infecting thousands of system running on Windows Operating Systems. It should be noted that such attacks cannot be predicted and can happen anytime. Hence it is important to know about Ransomware in general.
How does this Virus Spread?
These type of Viruses spread from Email threads from unknown sources or unwanted link clicks from social sites. One person clicks the infected link which will affect the entire system in the network.
The basic question from the people is when Ransomware was born and how it has evolved over the years affecting millions of users' critical data? Know it from the infographic below.