Ransomware: Cybercriminals are adding a new twist to their demands

Liam Tung reports that there’s a new twist to ransomware:  attackers are not only encrypting the data, but stealing it and then threatening to leak it if their victim doesn’t pay up.

Well, extortion demands (pay us or we’ll sell or dump your data) is nothing new, but I guess combining it with encrypting the data does up the pressure on victims to pay.

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