/Hackers get $10000 in bitcoin after attack on Leominster schools

Hackers get $10000 in bitcoin after attack on Leominster schools



The hackers were hunting for vulnerable computer systems and in mid-March they found a mark: the Leominster public schools. With their system locked down by a ransomware attack that encrypted data and froze e-mails, Leominster school officials said they had no choice but to pay $10,000 to a …

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