This was inevitable: 'Thanos' ransomware weaponizes research tool against Microsoft Windows users
The ransomware shares a name with the villain in "The Avengers."
FBI turns to insurers to grasp the full reach of ransomware
If victims don't report ransomware attacks to the FBI, insurers might be the next best source of information.
Beazley: Ransomware claims more than doubled in the last year
These figures come as insurers continue to assess whether to pay the extortion fees that hackers impose on their clients.