At a small security conference in Boston, an FBI agent said that they often recommend victims to just pay the ransom associated with ransomware like Crytpowall and Cryptolocker. Watch today’s video to see what I think of this, and to get a small Halloween-themed surprise.
(Episode Runtime: 3:59)
Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25ncoN7CDfk
- The FBI advises you pay ransom for malware – The Security Ledger