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2019-11-09 16:32:05

Spainish radio network hit by ransomware attack demanding over $800k in Bitcoins

The largest Spanish radio network Cadena SER has been hit by a ransomware attack, and the hackers are demanding 750,000 euros (826,000 USD). The hackers have demanded the sum in Bitcoins to decrypt the systems. Multiple entities hit by a ransomware attack Reportedly, the problem might be linked to Everis, one of the largest managed service providers in Spain. The service provider was also hit by the ransomware attack. The virus strain that hit SER remains unknown. On the other hand, Everis is believed to be hit with the BitPaymer ransomware. The company notified all employees by telling them that

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