Ransomware attack: Florida city pays $600,000 to hackers who took its computer system – CBS News

Ransomware attacks on the rise in U.S. Fort Lauderdale Fla.— A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the most current in thousands of attacks around the world focused on extorting loan from governments and organisations. The Riviera Beach City Council voted unanimously today to pay […]