Black hat hackers are asking for bitcoin. White hat hackers, at the behest of clients need to pay up. But Coinbase is kicking the 'good guys' out.
Bitcoins amassed by those behind the huge malware attack are being watched by the authorities. Can they retrieve the funds and not get caught?
Blockchain advocates are trying to recast the narrative surrounding bitcoin as recent upticks in ransomware trouble Capitol Hill.
Multiple outlets are reporting a wave of ransomware attacks affecting the UK’s National Health Service as well as other firms throughout the world.
Ever wonder how the FBI catches ransomware perpetrators? This special agent laid out the process in great detail.
2016 may have been a big year for blockchain, but there were failed ideas, too. DeRose lists eight he thinks won't carry over to the new year.
A number of IT companies in the UK are stocking up on bitcoins in the event of a ransomware infection, according to a recent survey.
In this opinion piece, a bitcoin industry founder seeks to unpack the digital currency's lingering reputation issues.
A new report looks at the CryptoWall ransomware and its components in an attempt to analyze its success.
Victims of malware, such as bitcoin ransomware Cryptolocker, should pay off the perpetrators, an FBI agent has advised.