U.S. Recovers .3 Million Ransom Paid to Colonial Pipeline Hackers
In a major blow, the U.S. Department of Justice on Monday said it has recovered 63.7 bitcoins (currently valued at $2.3 million) paid by Colonial Pipeline to the DarkSide ransomware extortionists on May 8, pursuant to a seizure warrant that was authorized by the Northern District of California.
The ransomware attack also hobbled the pipeline company’s fuel supply, prompting the government toU.S. Recovers .3 Million Ransom Paid to Colonial Pipeline Hackers

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