Hackers have reportedly stolen US$65 million worth of Bitcoins from a major Hong Kong exchange Bitfinex, which has now suspended all transactions. Photo: AFP/File Philippe Lopez

Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin may be targetted in the fight against ransomware

Ex-attorney general at the US Department of Justice thinks payments will be the key to fighting off these hack attacks

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Hackers have reportedly stolen US$65 million worth of Bitcoins from a major Hong Kong exchange Bitfinex, which has now suspended all transactions. Photo: AFP/File Philippe Lopez
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