Huntsville City Schools hit by ransomware attack

WAAY31 reports:

Huntsville City Schools is canceling classes on Tuesday due to a ransomware threat.

The district announced earlier Monday that it was closing all schools and campuses for the remainder of the day “due to a potential cybersecurity threat.” It said “students, families, and faculty and staff members should shut down their district-issued devices and ensure the devices remain off until further notice.”

The system also says no one should log in to any HCS platforms from either school or home.

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