Canada’s Indigenous Tribes’ Organization Extorted for C$20,000 in Bitcoim

Canada’s Indigenous Tribes’ Organization Extorted for C$20,000 in Bitcoim


An organization representing indigenous tribes in Canada recently paid a ransom in bitcoin worth thousands of dollars in order to regain access to computer files that had been encrypted by a hacker. According to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), over C$20,000 worth of bitcoin was paid out by the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN)

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Posted by Mark Emem on October 25, 2018 @ https://www.ccn.com/canadas-indigenous-tribes-organization-extorted-for-c20000-in-bitcoim/

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