What to Do Before Paying Ransom to Cyber Thieves

May 12, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

Ransomwares are made to compel victims to pay “ransom”. If you are currently experiencing cyber extortion, the only recourse you think you have is to pay. The fastest way out  is to give these crooks what they want, and that is money. A statistic that was reported by countless news organizations, including CNN, NBC, and the New York Times states that ransomware was on track to become a $1 billion crime in 2016. But as this article points out, you do not have to give in immediately to the ransomware demand. You have other options to retake your data. Read on for more. – Mayvilyn Aguilar

Read the source article at Krebs on Security

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