Ransomware Attack Paralyzes St. Louis Libraries

Libraries in St Louis have been brought to a standstill after computers in all the city’s libraries were infected with ransomware, a particularly virulent form of computer virus used to extort money from victims. Hackers are demanding $35,000 to restore the system after the cyberattack, which…

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