- May 29, 2018
A blackmailer demanding money from a group of psychotherapy centres has released more highly sensitive personal information about more than 200 of its patients.
The blackmailer is demanding that Vastaamo pay 40 bitcoins in order to halt the release of more patient data. The cryptocurrency sum corresponds to about 450,000 euros.
Source: Psychotherapy centre's database hacked, patient info held ransomThe perpetrator claims to have information on 40,000 patients. The company says it has tens of thousands of customers but has not confirmed how many of them may have been affected by the data hack.
There is latest news about this case too from today
Source2: Extortionist publishes more sensitive data on psychotherapy centres’ patients
Its big case on Finland, so i decided to post it here as it wont be publicly available anywhere else probably