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Posted on: 21 Jun 2017 

Posted By: ITWiser Webmaster

South Korea pay $1m ransom!!

 
 

A web hosting company from South Korea is having to part with just over $1 million to ransomware scum, this comes after they have endured more than 8 days of hell. Nayana made their first announcement about the attack on 10th June, they said that their customer video files and its database had been encrypted, they were promising to work on this issue and hopefully recover the data.

During this attack more than 150 of their servers were hit, the affected servers provided the hosting for more than 3,400 small businesses.

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