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4 Lessons Your Organization Can Take From Atlanta's Ransomware Attack

4 Lessons Your Organization Can Take From Atlanta's Ransomware Attack

Ransomware attackers are the muggers of the internet, looking above all else for those most easily victimized.
4 Lessons Your Organization Can Take From Atlanta's Ransomware Attack

4 Lessons Your Organization Can Take From Atlanta's Ransomware Attack

Ransomware attackers are the muggers of the internet, looking above all else for those most easily victimized.
The 8 Greatest Moments of Magical Realism in ‘Atlanta’

The 8 Greatest Moments of Magical Realism in ‘Atlanta’

Atlanta is back with Season 2, and it’s just as strong as it was in its critically acclaimed, Emmy-winning premiere season. With about 15 episodes under its belt, the show also has given us a good

These US cities attract the most H-1B talent

The US region that draws the most H-1B talent is the East Coast metropolitan area—not Silicon Valley as is often believed. Between fiscal years 2010…
The City of Atlanta Is Still Locked Out of Files Over a Week After SamSam Ransomware Attack

The City of Atlanta Is Still Locked Out of Files Over a Week After SamSam Ransomware Attack

City officials in Atlanta, Georgia are still trying to recover 10 days after a ransomware attack on municipal computer systems hit at least five out of 13 departments, knocking out some city services
Atlanta Charter School Apologizes for 2nd Grade Blackface Show in the Year of Our Lord 2018

Atlanta Charter School Apologizes for 2nd Grade Blackface Show in the Year of Our Lord 2018

This week, between that Heineken ad, Roseanne’s non-acting ass back on TV (notably on the same network pandering to “unheard white working class America” yet nixing a Black-ish episode about NFL
White House Has A Vape Room? Philly DA: FREE MEEK 3.30.18

White House Has A Vape Room? Philly DA: FREE MEEK 3.30.18

In episode 116, Jack & Miles are joined comedian Katia Kvinge to discuss Drudge Report headlines, Atlanta's ransomware situation, the White House personnel office being a complete mess,

The Seemingly Random and Definitely Worrisome Cyberattack on Atlanta

Charles Bethea writes that the effectiveness—but also the seeming randomness—of a ransomware hack on Atlanta’s computer network has flummoxed city officials.
Baltimore’s 911 system, Boeing join Atlanta in week of crypto-malware outbreaks

Baltimore’s 911 system, Boeing join Atlanta in week of crypto-malware outbreaks

Intrusions spread ransomware on city networks; Boeing attack quickly contained.

Report: Russians Are Hacking Critical Infrastructure

So much gets lost in the Trump chaos, but this seems important: Last week, the U.S. government issued a joint report from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security that described a massive

The TV Talent Mock Draft: Selecting the Best Content Creators and Showrunners

Let's say you were starting your own TV service. Which producers would you want to enlist to help you launch it?
"Be You"

"Be You"

The Culture Kings: Carl, Edgar and Jacquis are joined by special guest, RJ Walker from the hit FX show, Atlanta. They discuss Mental Health, Culture Appropriation, Experiences in the Black Community
Who Hacked the ATL? Hijackers Are Holding Atlanta for Ransom and Time Is Running Out

Who Hacked the ATL? Hijackers Are Holding Atlanta for Ransom and Time Is Running Out

For the past five days, a mysterious group has been holding the city of Atlanta for ransom as federal authorities fight a computer attack that has crippled the city. Federal, local and state
Donald Glover & FX Exit Planned Animated ‘Deadpool’ Series

Donald Glover & FX Exit Planned Animated ‘Deadpool’ Series

It was always too good to be true. Almost a year after initially being announced, the planned animated series based on Marvel's Deadpool, written, produced, and run by Donald and Stephen Glover on FX,
Hackers seize Atlanta’s network system, demand $51,000 in Bitcoin as ransom

Hackers seize Atlanta’s network system, demand $51,000 in Bitcoin as ransom

On Thursday, Atlanta discovered that hackers infiltrated its network and seized data using ransomware, demanding $51,000 in Bitcoins. The city is working with the government and Microsoft to determine
Hackers Shut Down Atlanta Government Computers and Demand Bitcoin

Hackers Shut Down Atlanta Government Computers and Demand Bitcoin

The full extent of the ransomware attack is still being determined.
Hackers Shut Down Atlanta Government Computers and Demand Bitcoin

Hackers Shut Down Atlanta Government Computers and Demand Bitcoin

The full extent of the ransomware attack is still being determined.

Atlanta government computers hit by ransomware

The last victim affected by ransomware is the city government of Atlanta, GA. The ninth-largest metro area in the US isn't able to do things like process payments or provide access to courthouse