IL: Cyberattack costs City of Quincy $650,000
J. Robert Gough reports:
Quincy Mayor Mike Troup said the city has spent about $150,000 on outside consultants and $500,000 for an encryption key to regain access to the city’s information services systems.
In other words, $500,000 in ransomware.
In a news conference Tuesday morning, Troup gave a timeline of events that have taken place since the attack took place on May 7.
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