Can someone help understand this quote:
"This enables us to focus on deep integration between Windows and the silicon, while maintaining maximum reliability and compatibility with previous generations of platform and silicon."
And the fact it ONLY work with Windows 10... where is the compatibility?
If the data worth more than what the ransom is why not? Even the FBI recommend paying in bitcoin if you really want the data back.
It's sound terrible but that's cheap to get a lesson and secure or backup your data properly!
I think you get it correctly, but do the way browsers are build you need a valid not-self signed certificate and Lets encrypt do exactly that... If you get hacked or have your system not working your certificate will expired after 90 days limited the problem of a forgotten certificate (for instance if you switch server).
I'm a user for Lets Encrypts and as my existing certificate expired I'm replacing them all with this awesome services.