Acer Reportedly Hit With $50M Crypto-Ransomware Demand
Acer hasn't yet confirmed the attack, reports Tech Radar.
Alchemist associate Michael Hlady faces up to 20 years in prison.
Prosecutors moved to liquidate the stolen goods on March 25 when the nation's law defining crypto as“virtual assets” went into effect.
Gao Ziyang has reportedly been detained for the alleged liquidation. The company denied his involvement and has not confirmed the detainment.
The erstwhile operator of “Destination Bitcoin” could face up to five years in federal prison and a $250,000 fine.
Tal Prihar admitted to taking bitcoin payments from darknet marketplaces in exchange for referral links.