Jackson County

2018 was 'a bad year' for ransomware, but so far 2019 is no better

by • 3 years ago

Ransomware incidents in Baltimore and Jackson County, Georgia, and are extending a run of cyberattacks on state and local governments that officials say will likely continue.

Georgia county paid $400K to ransomware hackers

by • 3 years ago

The county was hit by the Ryuk virus, one of the most costly varieties of ransomware.

Rural Jackson County, Ga., recovering from ransomware attack

by • 3 years ago

The attack knocked out all county email services and forced the sheriff's department to revert to recording arrests and jail bookings on paper.