Phobos is "pretty standard" ransomware, one expert said, but the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency warns that it's on the rise in state and local government.
For a second time, the ransomware group Lockbit 3.0 gave Fulton County, Georgia, a payment deadline. And, again, the county refused to pay.
Officials in Fulton County, Georgia, said they received a new deadline to pay a ransom after their first deadline passed.
Huber Heights, Ohio, a city of 45,000, is the latest to fall victim to the continually rising threat of ransomware.
More than 4,500 employees across 14 school districts were affected by a ransomware attack targeting Pinal County, Arizona.
Dallas city officials said in a recent presentation that data of 30,000 people was compromised in a recent cyberattack, including some Social Security numbers and other sensitive…