Ransomware “Your Money, or your Data!”

Let’s stop the security merry-go-round for a moment and imagine headline-grabbing ransomware as legendary highwayman Dick Turpin. Dick stops us in our tracks on the (information super-) highway and shouts “Stand and deliver! Your money or your data!” In 18th century England, there was no guarantee that even if you did hand over your money and jewels that you would actually escape unscathed, and we’re experiencing the same today with ransomware.

Read the source article at Infosecurity Magazine

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