With Ransomware, It’s Pay and Embolden Perpetrators, or Lose Precious Data by MARK SCOTT and NICOLE PERLROTH


By MARK SCOTT and NICOLE PERLROTH

Thousands affected by the global digital attack must decide whether to fork out money to gain control of their computers or face losing their data forever.

Published: May 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/17/technology/bitcoin-ransomware-pay-lose-data.html?partner=IFTTT
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