New Orleans Suffers Friday the 13th Ransomware Attack

Friday the 13th of December proved to be a cybersecurity nightmare for the city of New Orleans -- and it’s not over yet. At around 5.00 a.m., “suspicious activity”, including evidence of both ransomware and phishing, was detected on the City’s network. Activity progressed throughout the morning until 11.00 a.m., when a cybersecurity incident was confirmed.

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