Almost $500,000 swiped in city of Tallahassee payroll hack

Karl Etters reports:

Almost half a million dollars was diverted out of the city of Tallahassee’s employee payroll Wednesday after a suspected foreign cyber-attack of its human resources management application.

Hackers attempt every day to breach the city’s security, officials say, but this week’s operation netted about $498,000.

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