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Report: Bitcoin ransom demanded in city hall cyber attack

The FBI and U.S. Department of Homeland Security are investigating Thursday’s cyberattack on the City of Atlanta’s computer systems, with hackers demanding $51,000 in cryptocurrency Bitcoin. According to 11 Alive, some of the city’s personal and financial data has been encrypted by the hackers and won’t be unlocked unless the ransom is paid. The city […]