NY: Long Beach Computer Network Shut Down After Cyber Attack Found

Alex Costello reports:

The City of Long Beach was the target of a cyber attack last week, which forced the city to shut down its computer network.

The city publicly announced the attack on Friday after discovering it on Tuesday afternoon.

According to the city, some of its technology employees saw unusual interactions in the city’s network and told city leaders, who in turn contacted the county’s Information Technology Division and the state Office of Homeland Security.

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