Ca: Hackers hit West Vancouver’s server

Brent Richter reports:

West Vancouver is warning thousands of its residents after discovering hackers installed malicious software on the district server used to store personal information collected through its website.

District staff first noticed something suspicious on July 31. A forensic search found malware installed on its server used for collecting information from online “webforms.” The malware was quickly cleaned and deleted but when staff searched again on Aug. 4, they found more of a similar type and pulled the plug on all its webforms.

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