Bitdefender valued at $600M after private equity company buys significant minority stake
Vitruvian Partners, a London-based private equity firm, acquired approximately 30 percent of Bitdefender from existing shareholder Axxess Capital.
Ransomware is now a $2 billion-per-year criminal industry
Criminals are raking in the profits while working on ways to make new versions of ransomware more powerful than ever.
Worldwide effort underway to stop massive ransomware outbreak
An apparent outbreak of Petya ransomware appears to be affecting a large number of banks, energy firms and other companies based in Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Britain and France.