The Merkle: What to do when you are blackmailed by hackers? Featured

  • Monday, 02 April 2018 13:30
The Merkle: What to do when you are blackmailed by hackers? © The Merkle
Express Bug bounty – effective blackmailing countermeasure Initially, it was enough to hack into a company’s servers, steal sensitive clients’ data and use it for own profit. However, why to bother oneself if there are easier and faster ways to receive money? Today, there is a new threat on the rise: hackers resort to blackmailing companies in return for not uncovering compromising information about them. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article Who is the victim? NapoleonX has recently faced such a threat. The French ICO project was exposed to blackmailing by an unknown hacker who described himself as the one

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