Yerington Paiute Tribe hacked in cyber attack

Amy Alonso reports:

The Yerington Paiute Tribe has been hit by a Ransomware virus.

The tribe was hit by the virus Dec. 10. Negotiations and underway and there is no target date for the release of the tribe’s system, according to Tribal Chairwoman Laurie Thom.

All tribal programs, administration and clinic networks are locked out of all functions, according to Thom. No information held by the tribe has been exposed or unencrypted.

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