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FBI: Malware Victims Should Pay Bitcoin Ransoms

Victims of malware, such as bitcoin ransomware Cryptolocker, should pay off the perpetrators, an FBI agent has advised.

Victims of malware, such as bitcoin ransomware Cryptolocker, should pay off the perpetrators, an FBI agent has advised.

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98.6% of TorrentLocker Victims Refuse to Pay Bitcoin Ransom

A new report into the effects of TorrentLocker malware has found that 98.55% of victims do not pay the bitcoin ransom.

A new report into the effects of TorrentLocker malware has found that 98.55% of victims do not pay the bitcoin ransom.

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Cryptowall Ransomware Nets $500 Bitcoin Payout From US Sheriff's Office

A sheriff's office in Tennessee paid a $500 bitcoin ransom this week to secure thousands of sensitive files.

A sheriff's office in Tennessee paid a $500 bitcoin ransom this week to secure thousands of sensitive files.

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CryptoLocker Crimewave Halted as Global Authorities Disable Network

International authorities have disabled GOZeuS, the P2P network behind the CryptoLocker malware.

International authorities have disabled GOZeuS, the P2P network behind the CryptoLocker malware.

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From China to Cyberspace: Bitcoin's Year in Review

It's a legal requirement for journalists to write an end-of-year roundup, and John Law is nothing if not law-abiding.

It's a legal requirement for journalists to write an end-of-year roundup, and John Law is nothing if not law-abiding.

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Tens of Millions in the UK May Be Targeted by CryptoLocker Bitcoin Ransomware

The UK’s crime agency alerted people today after bitcoin ransomware scourge Cryptolocker swept the country.

The UK’s crime agency alerted people today after bitcoin ransomware scourge Cryptolocker swept the country.

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CryptoLocker malware demands bitcoin ransom

Cybercriminals are infecting people's computers with malware then demanding a bitcoin ransom for the decryption key.

Cybercriminals are infecting people's computers with malware then demanding a bitcoin ransom for the decryption key.

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