Overview A new ransomware dubbed ‘KeRanger’ was discovered on March 4, 2016. The malware is distributed via the Transmission BitTorrent installer version 2.90 for OSX. Unlike most ransomwares, the targeted operating system is Mac OSX, which makes KeRanger the first active ransomware to target this operating system.

Threat Alert – KeRanger MAC OSX Ransomware