(New York, NY) - In a concerning development, the online platform Reddit has become the latest target of cybercriminals. The BlackCat ransomware gang has announced their possession of 80 gigabytes of confidential data, allegedly stolen during a breach that occurred in February. Demanding a substantial sum of four-point-five million dollars, the hackers have threatened to leak the information unless their ransom demands are met. Reddit, however, reassures its users that no personal data was compromised during the breach.
The revelation of this potential data leak has raised alarm among Reddit's user base, known as "Redditors," who frequent the. . .