KS: Pottawatomie Co. cyber attack encrypts “multiple servers,” extent unclear
Chris Fisher reports:
Officials in Pottawatomie County are assessing the extent of a cyber attack discovered last week.
Pottawatomie Co. Public Information Officer Becky Ryan confirms that county IT staff discovered an active cyber attack on Friday, September, 17.
Ryan says the breach encrypted multiple servers, which prevented the access of many systems used every day. Those specific systems were not identified.
Officials say essential services like the county’s 911, Fire, EMS, and Sheriff’s Office do not appear to be impacted.
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