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Bill would make possession of ransomware a crime

ANNAPOLIS — State lawmakers heard arguments Tuesday on a bill that seeks to add criminal penalties for knowingly possessing ransomware with the intent to use it in a malicious way. Ransomware is a type of malware that can impede the use of a computer or computer network indefinitely until a ransom is paid. It is already ...

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