//Hackers seize Atlanta's network system, demand $51000 in Bitcoin as ransom

Hackers seize Atlanta's network system, demand $51000 in Bitcoin as ransom



Atlanta mayor Keisha Bottoms said on Thursday, March 22, that hackers attacked the city’s network system and encrypted data. The details are somewhat slim for now, but hackers reportedly used the SamSam ransomware and demand around $51,000 in Bitcoin to unlock the city’s seized computers.

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