Min 1600 words.
The roles of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in the growth of cyber-extortion involving ransomware.
Your paper is expected to cover the following:
- Recent growth in ransomware and cyber-extortion with some examples
- Why cyber-extortionists demand that ransom be paid by cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin
- What types of victims are likely to comply with cyber-extortionists demand to pay ransom with bitcoin?
- Assume that you are the CEO of a bank. All of your bankâ€™s files have been encrypted by cybercriminals. You received an email from the cybercriminals that they will decrypt the files only if you pay $30,000 by bitcoins. How would you respond? Why
Your analysis is expected to be about 1,600 words in length excluding the references. Please cite all the sources of your information.