Tracking payments uncovers the true cost of ransomware

Tom Allen
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Locky was the first highly-profitable ransomware strain, taking more than $7 million
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Locky was the first highly-profitable ransomware strain, taking more than $7 million

Victims have paid out more than $25 million as a result of ransomware in the past two years

A new survey has revealed the monetary costs of the most recent worldwide ransomware attacks, by tracking payments through secure systems. Ransomware has become an increasingly common hazard in today's...

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