Days in the past, on June ninth, Focus Every day Information Reporter Rita Cook dinner posted an article on the Lancaster ISD being hacked. It has since come to mild that over 9 (9) gigabytes of knowledge have been hacked together with the non-public info of academics has now gone public on the darkish net. A few of the academics had heard that there had been a hack, however they weren’t conscious of the extent of the issue.
The hackers have printed payroll info together with names, social safety numbers, dates of start of academics and payroll info. As she mentioned in her authentic article (posted under), a lot of the districts communication system has been shut down it’s troublesome to get extra info. She is engaged on digging into the problem extra, and can replace additional as extra info involves mild.
RITA’S ORIGINAL ARTICLE FROM JUNE 9
Ransomware Assaults Are On The Rise
LANCASTER – Earlier than the presidential election, earlier than coronavirus, earlier than vaccines, earlier than the place we will and might’t journey, earlier than if we do or don’t need to put on a masks – earlier than all that – there was ransomware.
It has been an ongoing challenge in the USA for a lot of years – it nonetheless is an ongoing challenge.
Now that challenge is hitting house within the Finest Southwest metropolis of Lancaster.