Feb 022017

Officials in Licking County tell 10TV that ransom was demanded for an IT hack that impacted the county’s phone and computer systems.

A computer virus shut down more than a thousand computers inside the Licking county government center late Tuesday.

A county commissioner says that the virus demanded a payment in Bitcoin for the county to regain control of their systems. Officials declined to specify the amount of money that was requested.

Read more on 10TV.

  One Response to “Officials: Ransom demanded in Licking County technology hack”

  1. Nothing new, becouse business and Telcom are not prepare for cha Lange, becouse integrator do not have IDM solution for cloud ip base environment

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