Outlawing ransomware payments will hurt small companies, say experts

Cyber experts have criticised the calls to make ransomware payments illegal, stating that such a move could leave small companies “dead in the water” if they are subject to an attack.

Earlier this month, French insurer AXA announced that it would no longer reimburse ransomware payments made by Fren...


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