The last year has seen an uptick in ransomware attacks on local governments, the latest striking one of the offices in the State of Georgia’s court system. Experts believe this does not underlie an increase in targeting of municipal bodies, but instead a broader threat spanning numerous industries in which cybercriminals are acting opportunistically by targeting any network they can gain access to – including municipalities. Read more about the threats and what experts are suggesting we can do about it as a result here.
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