Cybercrime experts in UK battle amateur hackers

Experts say amateur cyber criminals are taking advantage of new online tools that can take a victim's computer hostage.

    Amateur cyber criminals are taking advantage of new online tools that can take a victim's computer hostage.

    Security experts say it is yet another worrying sign of how prevalent e-crime is becoming.

    Al Jazeera's Phil Lavelle reports from London, where internet security professionals are looking for new lines of defence.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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