Ransomware infects more than 100,000 computers around the world every day, according to FBI statistics, and victims are paying more than $25 billion a year to cyber criminals. Yet one out of five businesses that pay the ransom never get their files back.
Las Vegas managed IT service providers recently became aware of something fishy in a casino's cyber security.
According to BBC News, the casino had recently installed an impressive new aquarium in their lobby. Internet-connected sensors inside the tank automatically monitored the water quality and temperature, then relayed information to the casino's computer network.