WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Your computer could be held for ransom.

That includes your files, pictures emails, all locked up until you pay. What you need to know to protect yourself and what the FBI is doing about it.

More on 9 news tonight:

  • The Taliban freed US soldier Bowe Bergdahl after five years of captivity in Afghanistan in exchange for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay. We speak to veterans and get their reaction on the story. Mola Lenghi will have the full report.
  • The mother and grandmother of missing 8-year old Relisha Rudd are not allowed to have contact with each other. What happened that forced a judge to step in. We will have the full story tonight.
  • And just when you think you have got the newest Ipad or Iphone, here comes another change. But this time it's a change that could improve your health. Find out how, tonight at 11.
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