By Tenta December 9, 2016
The concept of holding someone for ransom is a familiar part of our cultural lexicon at this point. We’ve all seen the movies — someone gets kidnapped, the kidnappers call with a demand, the hero raises to rescue the victim before it’s too late. But these days, a more realistic storyline would be not about holding a person for ransom but instead about holding someone’s data for ransom.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://tenta.com/blog/post/2016/12/how-to-protect-yourself-from-ransomware