According to sources, Jefferson County Schools (a Education organization in Alabama) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-04-03.

Jefferson County Schools give update after spring break ransomware attack

“Jefferson County Schools are reporting the school system was the victim of a ransomware attack over spring break, forcing them to rebuild their whole network and change the way they conduct classes this week. “

“The school system said the attack was thankfully caught in the nick of time before any serious damage was done. “

“They received a ransom demand from hackers for an unspecified amount of money, and they refused to pay it or engage. Their technology team immediately took action and reached out to law enforcement for assistance “

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