Hackers Execute Ransomware Attack on Asian Art Museum

Hackers Execute Ransomware Attack on Asian Art Museum

Posted July 18, 2019

Hackers Execute Ransomware Attack on Asian Art Museum

Source: SFist
By: Joe Kukura
Published: July 18, 2019

* The Asian Art Museum silently endured a ransomware attack in May, but they swear they didn’t pay up.
* It’s unclear how much the hackers demanded, how long the system was disabled, or whether any information or data was compromised. Museum officials reportedly contacted police, and the city’s IT security personnel apparently found a workaround to restore the system.