In: City accountant hit in suspected ransomware attack

TOI reports:

Jaipur: In what is suspected to be the first case of ransomware infecting a system in the state, a city-based charted accountant was hit by hackers who encrypted files on his computers and demanded money in Bitcoins to decrypt the files.

They also threatened to corrupt the data if he failed to pay the ransom.On Monday evening, Pulkit Khandelwal, who was at his office in Sindhi Camp, was locked out from accessing the files on his computer.

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