This is new – an encryption virus that 'slept' until a given day. The ransom was small ($24), but an infection like this still can cause major disruptions to businesses and personal users alike. The best way to protect yourself from an encryption infection is to have a reliable online backup. IT Xpress is an authorized Backblaze reseller and can help you ensure all your data is safe and secure for as little as $5 a month!

Locker: Cryptolocker's Latest Strain of Ransomware Awakens
The latest ransomware threat Locker has struck. Are you at risk?