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RTL Netherlands pays off ransomware attack

Friday 24 September 2021 | 10:54 CET | News
RTL Netherlands paid EUR 8,500 to stop a ransomware attack on its IT systems, the broadcaster's own news service reported. The attack earlier this month was the result of a hacker obtaining log-in details from an external services provider, with no two-step authentication needed for accessing the internal systems.

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