This Ransomware Stole $25 Million in 5 Months

A ransomware variant called NetWalker is doing surprisingly well, even in this economy. The malware, which takes computers hostage and asks for a Bitcoin ransom, raked in $25 million in the last five months, a solid haul for what amounts to a solid ransomware-as-a-service platform.

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via Gizmodo

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