Cybersecurity Mad Libs #2
- September 25, 2019
- Posted by: Kerry Tomlinson, Archer News
- Category: Archer News, Cyber Crime, Cyber Crime, Cyberattack, Cyberattack, Mad Lib, Posts with image, Ransomware, Ransomware
Play Cybersecurity Mad Libs!
Here’s your second of four as we head into Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
YOUR ANSWERS: What is ransomware?
Cyber criminals use ransomware to take over your ______________________(1 – noun). They often use phishing ______________________(2- plural noun) to trick you into downloading the ______________________(3 – noun), which then ______________________ (4 – verb, ex: walks) your _______________________(5- noun). Then, you get a ransom ______________________(6 – noun) saying, “Pay up, or we will ______________________(7 – verb, ex: walk) your ______________________(8 – noun) forever!
KEY: What is ransomware?
Cyber criminals use ransomware to take over your computer. They often use phishing emails to trick you into downloading the malware, which then encrypts your data. Then, you get a ransom note saying, “Pay up, or we will delete your data forever!