Ransomware’s Year-End Thank You Note To Bitcoin

Law360 (January 9, 2020, 5:30 PM EST) -- If ransomware attackers were to write a year-end thank you note to Bitcoin, it would probably look something like this:

Thank you, Bitcoin. We now have a powerful way to orchestrate extortion schemes with little risk of ever getting caught. You have breathed new life into our wares, ushering in a golden era of strength and vitality for our innovative and devastating virtual blackmail conspiracies. Even more exciting, we can now stage-manage our shakedowns from anywhere on the planet with ease, efficiency and speed. Meanwhile, our legion is not just growing in size, but we have also dramatically expanded the scope...

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