Ransomware to Riches Story: JBS Pays Criminals $11 Million

With Nonstop Cryptocurrency Paydays, No Wonder Extortionists Love Ransomware
Is it any wonder that criminals keep flocking to ransomware when their individual haul from a well-executed digital heist can be worth $11 million? That’s the amount paid to the REvil ransomware gang by meatpacker JBS USA, after its systems were crypto-locked on May 30.