Ransomware that avoids Russian speakers gets 90% of payments

September 2, 2021
Left to right: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, U.S. President Joe Biden, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meet during the U.S.-Russia summit at Villa La Grange on June 16, 2021, in Geneva. More than 90% of ransoms go to ransomware that avoids Russian speakers, according to an Chainalysis. (Photo by Peter Klaunzer - Pool/Keystone via Getty Images)
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