• Riot Games says it has received ransom note following hack, but won't pay up

    13 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Riot Games has said it will refuse to pay a ransomware demand to regain some of its source code following a recent cyberattack. In an update concerning this week's incident , Riot confirmed it was an extortion attack, noting that the source code for League of Legends , Teamfight Tactics , and a legacy anticheat platform, was exfiltrated by the attackers. It also confirmed receiving a ransom note, but added that it has no intention of paying the ransom demand.
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    “Today, we received a ransom email. Needless to say, we won't pay,” the tweet reads, without adding further...
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