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Web host agrees to pay $1m after it's hit by Linux-targeting ransomware
Ars Technica (Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:55:47 GMT)
A Web-hosting service recently agreed to pay $1 million to a ransomware operation that encrypted data stored on 153 Linux servers and 3,400 customer websites, the company said recently. The South Korean Web host, Nayana, said in a blog post published ...

South Korean Web Host Pays $1 Million to Recover Customer Data
Web Host Industry Review (Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:03:00 GMT)
A web host based in South Korea has paid over $1 million to a ransomware operation, called Erebus, that encrypted customer data related to 3,400 customer ...

5 Steps To Help You Review A Web Host Properly (press release) (blog) (Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:23:04 GMT)
With thousands of web hosting providers online today it means it's hard for any individuals or businesses to choose a provider that suits. Not only is there a wide variety of providers to choose from, but many of them aren't as good as they say they ...

South Korean Web Hosting Provider Nayana Pays $1 Million to Get ...
The Merkle (Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:09:46 GMT)
Ransomware attacks are still a big problem after all these years. It also appears a lot of companies are still unable to deal with these types of threats other than ...

South Korean web hosting company infected by Erebus ransomware
Network World (Mon, 12 Jun 2017 14:36:49 GMT)
Nayana, a web hosting company in South Korea, suffered a ransomware attack over the weekend which resulted in more than a hundred Linux servers and thousands of websites being infected with Erebus ransomware. The initial ransom amount was ...

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