Hidalgo County Adult Probation Office hit by ransomware attack

Valerie Gonzalez reports:

The Hidalgo County Adult Probation Office is recovering from a ransomware attack over the weekend.

The incident happened Saturday but was resolved Monday, Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez confirmed.

Read more at MyRGV.com, although there’s not much more to note other than the intriguing statement that they did not have to pay ransom and could retrieve the data without paying.

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