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Insights from Winston & Strawn: Risk Alert on Recent Ransomware Attacks

Friday, June 2, 2017   (0 Comments)
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Last week, it was announced that hackers had engaged in a widespread attack using ransomware called WannaCry, WCry, or Wanna Decryptor in which all files on a computer system were encrypted and threatened with deletion unless the users paid between $300 and $600 to various bitcoin accounts. Many commenters have noted that while the attack impacted more than 300,000 systems and made worldwide news, there were a number of elements of the attack that could have made it substantially worse. READ MORE

 


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