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Hackers hijacked these law enforcement computers for ransom

Cyber-age extortionists — who use so-called ransomware software to hijack computer systems and hold them hostage until their victims pay a ransom — increasingly are preying on local governments, hospitals and even police departments, and forcing officials to decide whether to meet the demands or risk losing their data. Continue reading ? The post Hackers hijacked these law enforcement computers for ransom appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
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