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US government warns ransomware attacks on schools may increase

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The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) said in a new warning they anticipate ransomware attacks could increase as the new school year begins.
3 months ago·Washington, United States

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Feds anticipate ransomware attacks against schools could increase as new year begins

Federal law enforcement officials said they anticipate ransomware attacks against schools may increase as the 2022/2023 school year begins.

3 months ago·United States
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US government warns ransomware attacks on schools may increase

Ransomware attacks on schools in the US may increase as children return to school and cybercriminals see more extortion opportunities, federal officials warned on Tuesday as the Los Angeles Unified School District grappled with a significant ransomware attack.

3 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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US government warns ransomware attacks on schools may increase

By Sean Lyngaas, CNNRansomware attacks on schools in the US may increase as children return to school and cybercriminals see more extortion opportunities, federal officials warned on Tuesday as the Los Angeles Unified School District grappled with a significant ransomware attack.A ransomware gang known as Vice Society, which emerged last year, has been “disproportionately targeting the education sector with ransomware attacks,” said the public a…

3 months ago·Colorado Springs, United States
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Schools warned of increased threat of cyberattacks

The FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) are warning cyberattacks may increase against schools as the academic year begins.In a joint cybersecurity advisory published on …

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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Feds Warn of Ransomware Attacks on Nation's Schools

The Mansfield Independent School District was recently targeted in a ransomware attack. Late last month, hackers were able to get control of the district’s system, which forced a shutdown.

3 months ago·Fort Worth, United States
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US government warns ransomware attacks on schools may increase

(CNN) -- Ransomware attacks on schools in the US may increase as children return to school and cybercriminals see more extortion opportunities, federal officials warned on Tuesday as the Los Angeles Unified School District grappled with a significant ransomware attack. A ransomware gang known as Vice

3 months ago·Indianapolis, United States
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