Texas Refuses to Pay $2.5M in Massive Ransomware Attack

Texas Refuses to Pay $2.5M in Massive Ransomware Attack

Posted September 9, 2019

Texas Refuses to Pay $2.5M in Massive Ransomware Attack

Source: Dark Reading
By: FNU LNU
Published: September 9, 2019

* The ransomware campaign affected 22 local governments, none of which have paid the attackers’ $2.5 million ransom demand.
* The state of Texas is so far refusing to comply with the demands of a ransomware attack that affected 22 local governments, the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) reports.
* None of the affected municipalities have paid the $2.5 million ransom demanded.