Cyber Attack

Ransomware
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KYW Staff
September 10, 2019 - 3:07 pm
The Souderton Area School District in Montgomery County was targeted in a cyberattack over Labor Day weekend, and officials say they are still experiencing disruptions. Read more here.
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Temple University Hospital
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Justin Udo
September 02, 2019 - 11:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia hospital is getting back online after falling victim to a cyber attack. Temple University Health System's computer system was hacked last week, according to officials. They say the cyber attack compromised numerous operations from email to scheduling...
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June 16, 2019 - 12:10 pm
By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- The US is escalating cyber attacks on Russia's electric power grid and has placed potentially crippling malware inside the Russian system, The New York Times reported Saturday. The placement of the malware that deep within the Russian grid had never previously been...
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Pipeline Generic
Ian Bush
April 03, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The company behind the Mariner East pipelines is recovering after a cyberattack on an outside system it uses to communicate with customers. It's leading to new concerns over the project. "Very well-funded, very smart hackers are targeting infrastructure, in...
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