30 Jan '17, 4pm

"Hackers Use New Tactic at Austrian Hotel: Locking the Doors" by DAN BILEFSKY via NYT The New York Times

The ransom demand arrived one recent morning by email, after about a dozen guests were locked out of their rooms at the lakeside Alpine hotel in Austria. The electronic key system at the picturesque Romantik Seehotel Jaegerwirt had been infiltrated, and the hotel was locked out of its own computer system, leaving guests stranded in the lobby, causing confusion and panic. “Good morning?” the email began, according to the hotel’s managing director, Christoph Brandstaetter. It went on to demand a ransom of two bitcoins, or about $1,800, and warned that the cost would double if the hotel did not comply with the demand by the end of the day, Jan. 22. Mr. Brandstaetter said the email included details of a “bitcoin wallet” — the account in which to deposit the money — and ended with the words, “Have a nice day!” With the 111-year-old hotel brimming with eager skiers, hikers and v...

Full article: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/30/world/europe/hotel-aus...

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