What Are the Legal Implications of Paying Ransomware Demands?by@zacamos
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What Are the Legal Implications of Paying Ransomware Demands?

by Zac Amos5mOctober 14th, 2023
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While it's technically illegal to pay a ransom during a ransomware attack, many businesses still do it quietly to avoid further damage. Federal and local governments both have legal requirements relating to ransomware payments. If attacked, businesses should contact the appropriate authorities and avoid making ransom payments.
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