Virus shuts down city services in Beatrice, Nebraska

Scott Koperski reports:

A virus shut down many city operations this week, including phone and internet services for several departments.

City Administrator Tobias Tempelmeyer said city departments lost phone and internet service in the downtown area, including city hall, the Beatrice Police Department and city auditorium, which houses Beatrice Fire and Rescue.

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It’s believed that the outage was caused by a virus installed by an outside hacker.

Read more on Beatrice Daily Sun.

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