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What’s it really like to negotiate with ransomware gangs?

September 24, 2020 Bob Sullivan 0

(FBI image) INTRODUCTION It might be the worst-kept secret in all of cybersecurity: the FBI says don’t pay ransomware gangs. But corporations do it all the time, sending millions every year in Bitcoin to recover data that’s been taken “hostage.” Sometimes, federal agents even help victims find experienced virtual ransom negotiators. [Keep reading]

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