Capcom hit with ransomware demand of 1.1 billion yen

A cybercrime group that goes by the name Ragnar Locker is claiming responsibility for a ransomware attack on Capcom Co., a major video game developer. The group said in a statement posted on its website on Nov. 9 that it made off with confidential company information from the attack. Sources said the group is demanding a ransom of 1.1 billion yen ($10.5 million) from the Osaka-based company. Capcom announced on Nov. 4 that it temporarily shut down its corporate networks in the early hours of Nov. 2 due to a system glitch caused by unauthorized access. According to sources, part of its corporate servers and computers … (full story)

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