A recent leakware attack targeting Johannesburg was the second of its kind ever recorded. Hackers demanded A$52,663 worth of bitcoins, in return for not releasing senstivie civilian information.
Computer capabilities have boosted our decryption technology to great heights. How will the future compare to a past, one in which codes were thought to be a means of communicating after death?
Movies tell us that paying a ransom means the bad guys win, but in the real world it's not that simple.
There will be a quantum leap in securing online confidentiality with key distribution technology.