Oak Ridge malware attack: Police investigating as city offices remain closed

Donna Smith reports:

As city of Oak Ridge employees continued to work offline because of a malware attack on the city’s computer network, officials announced Wednesday afternoon they are working with law enforcement to investigate the attack.

When asked if foul play was suspected, city senior communications specialist Lauren Gray said an investigation is considered standard practice for a malware attack.

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So far, there has been no disclosure of any ransom demand or attribution.

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