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Passcode Could bitcoin hold the key to stopping ransomware?

Bitcoin isn’t as anonymous as many once believed, and now researchers are using the cryptocurrency’s delivery mechanism to compile dossiers on suspected hackers.

When a police officer in Durham, N.H., opened an innocuous looking email last spring, the small New England department became victims of a totally new kind of crime – one that it had no idea how to solve.

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