Hackers Demand Bitcoin After Hijacking Hotel�s Locks


The electronic key system of an Austrian hotel was compromised by hackers, forcing managers to pay a bitcoin ransom in order to recover it. The 4-star Romantik Seehotel Jaegerwirt in Austria�s Alpine Turracher Hoehe Pass was targeted in November by ransomware that forced the hotel to pay �1,500 ($1,603) in bitcoin in order to take back�