A Ransomeware Attack Targets Lancaster ISD

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Lancaster, TX (WBAP/KLIF) – Lancaster isd has confirmed that it was the target of a ransomeware attack. a hacking group known as “Grief” unloaded sensitive information like social security numbers and dates of birth to dark web, according to WFAA.

Cyber-threat analyst Brett Callow says that it’s the kind of data dump that generally leads to a demand for ransom

LISD said that cyber-security experts are working to get their system back online as safely quickly as possible.

There is no word on whether or not a demand for ransome was made.

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