Web Hosting Company Pays $1 Million to Ransomware Hackers to Get Files Back


South Korean web hosting provider has agreed to pay $1 million in bitcoins to hackers after a Linux ransomware infected its 153 servers, encrypting 3,400 business websites and their data, hosted on them.

According to a blog post published by NAYANA, the web hosting company, this unfortunate event happened on 10th June when ransomware malware hit its hosting servers and attacker demanded 550


Source: TheHackersNews Web Hosting Company Pays Million to Ransomware Hackers to Get Files Back