8 Victims Of The Gameover Zeus, CryptoLocker Attacks

Insurance Company: $70,000 Loss

A Pittsburgh-based insurance company had critical business files encrypted by a CrytpoLocker infection. The company repaired the damage by wiping the infected systems and restoring from backup but estimates the loss of business -- it sent employees home during the remediation -- and the cost of wiping and reimaging infected systems at $70,000.

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