Bitcoin And Ransomware


26 Sep 2019.

Losing your data sucks. It sucks even more when someone uses ransomware to maliciously encrypt your files and demands Bitcoin.

Goldman Sachs gave five reasons why it thinks bitcoin is ‘not an asset class’ nor ‘a suitable investment’ in a presentation.

23 dec 2019.

Bitcoin is ook dit jaar weer een populair middel voor losgeld bij ransomware aanvallen. Opnieuw gaat er een grote aanval rond die haar.

Pas als je losgeld (ransom) betaalt zou je de computer of de bestanden weer kunnen gebruiken. Andere termen voor ransomware zijn cryptoware of gijzelsoftware.

12 feb 2020.

De term ransomware is de afgelopen weken vaak in het nieuws te horen. Bitcoin wordt daarbij regelmatig genoemd en krijgt zo onterecht een.

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Last week's major ransomware attack put Bitcoin back into spotlight. With that comes questions about what Bitcoin is, how it works, and why it is apparentl.

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