Sweet Georgia Down

“Residents can’t pay their water bill or their parking tickets. Police and other employees are having to write out their reports by hand. And court proceedings for people who are not in police custody are canceled until computer systems are functioning properly again.” We spend a lot of time worrying about massive infrastructure hacks, but the city of Atlanta is still being hobbled by what looks like a $50K ransomware attack. And it’s been a week.

+ CBS News: Atlanta ransomware attack still causing chaos.

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