Ransomware is one of the increasing complex phenomenon that one is beginning to see in cyberspace these days. Ransomware focuses on depriving entities of legitimate access to their data till such time they pay ransom for the same. Ransomware attacks are constantly increasing in their frequency and contribute to growing economic losses by corporate. Ransomware attacks have begun to throw up various legal, policy and regulatory issues and challenges. These challenges and issues are of immense significance, as the same tantamount to important aspects which require consideration by all stakeholders.
This book seeks to analyse various complicated legal, policy and regulatory issues concerning ransomware. It seeks to highlight the various distinct legal challenges that stakeholders are facing, given the constant onslaught of ransomware attacks by cyber criminals.