Tor Proxy Service Caught Diverting Ransomware Extortionists’ Bitcoin Payments

Tor Proxy Service Caught Diverting Ransomware Extortionists’ Bitcoin Payments

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Extorting bitcoin using ransomware is a profitable business. One Google report pegged a group of extortionists making $25 million in two years. Now, at least one Tor proxy service is trying to get its cut, as it was caught diverting victims’ payments to its own wallets. Ransomware extortionists ask their victims to pay in bitcoin,

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Francisco Memoria