Security, Your Printers, and Your Data

What motivates cyber criminals? The obvious answer is money, but cybersecurity company McAfee wanted to know if there is more to it. McAfee researchers examined recent examples of ransomware and the accompanying ransom notes that included email addresses where victims could send their payments or ask questions. The researchers sent emails asking the “actors” if they would answer a few questions. Initially, the McAfee team received a few replies, but most of the actors did...