Bitcoin is a favorite payment method for both people who enjoy the disruptive aspect of digital currency, as well as people with less positive ideas. After the whole Bitcoin-related ransomware debacle which has been plaguing the entire world over the past few months, the person – or collective – responsible for hacking Plex earlier this week demands a Bitcoin ransom to be paid.
Plex Services Breached, User Password Reset Mandatory
Despite the amazing implementations of technology which allow us to do virtually anything over the internet, it remains crystal clear that security systems are still a work in progress. Not only are security breaches far more common in recent years than they have ever been before, more and more major services are being – successfully – breached by hackers.