BBC June 8th  2016

The University of Calgary transferred 20,000 Canadian dollars-worth of bitcoins ($15,780; £10,840) after it was unable to unwind damage caused by a type of attack known as ransomware. The University of Calgary told a local newspaper that more than 100 of its computers had been affected since it was attacked last month  http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36478650

CBS News April 4, 2016, 7:14 AM

Hackers are using ransomware to target everyone, from consumers to businesses big and small, to municipalities, and the payoff is huge.   “Everyone should be concerned. It’s the number one problem facing the computer security industry and it’s very, very difficult to solve, malware gets into people’s computers, often with a simple click.”

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ransomware-hackers-cyber-attack-threats-increasing-nationwide/

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