Montenegro hit by ransomware attack, hackers demand $10 million

The government of Montenegro has provided more information about the attack on its critical infrastructure saying that ransomware is responsible for the damage and disruptions.

Public Administration Minister Maras Dukaj stated on local television yesterday that behind the attack is an organized cybercrime group. The effects of the incindet continue for the tenth day.

The minister added that a “special virus” is used in this attack and there is a ransom demand of $10 million.

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Source: Bleeping Computer