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Why It May Be Illegal to Pay Ransomeware and Why a Ban on Payments Won't Work

If your organization's data is being held for ransom by hackers, should you pay up?  The universal consensus is that you shouldn't because it encourages criminals.  But an earlier question needs to be: is it legal to pay? They answer is not as straight-forward as you might assume.  Let's assume your companies servers are locked up by thieves and although you don't want you pay, you decide you have no choice. How are you m...

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Why It May Be Illegal to Pay Ransomeware and Why a Ban on Payments Won't Work

log4Shell Vulnerability: "Worst Hack in History"

Vulnerabilities don't get much worse than cases where typing the right characters into a chat box gives you remote access to the world's Minecraft servers.  Whoops. It's been termed the worst hack in...

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log4Shell Vulnerability:

Insurers Tire of Paying Ransom to Cyber Crooks

Loss ratios in the cyber insurance world have skyrocketed in recent years - surging 400% year over year.  They have hit 70% of paid premiums, which some industry commentators are saying is unsustainab...

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Insurers Tire of Paying Ransom to Cyber Crooks

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