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telophase ([personal profile] telophase) wrote 2017-05-16 01:48 pm (UTC)

If you're talking about being paid off via Bitcoin, all the ransomware people ask for that. If you get hit by ransomware and contact them, they give you instructions on how to buy Bitcoin and send it to them. IIRC, one of the stories on this Radiolab is about a woman who got hit by it.

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