ION ransom has been paid, says LockBit

Money came from a "philanthropist"

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LockBit hackers say ransom demanded from ION has been paid
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LockBit hackers say ransom demanded from ION has been paid

The LockBit ransomware group, which claimed responsibility for last week's attack on financial software business ION Trading UK, says it has received the ransom it demanded.

A representative for the gang told Reuters that it has now delivered a decryption key to ION to unlock the infected machines. The hackers did not specify the amount or provide any evidence that ...

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