According to sources, Macon-Bibb County (a Government organization in Georgia) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2024-05-13.

Cyberattack hits Georgia county, officials take down network, phones

“The municipal government in Macon-Bibb County, Georgia, located 85 miles southeast of Atlanta, suffered a cyberattack over the weekend.“

“County officials released a notice that they took the government network offline upon discovery of the attack. As of Monday, government offices could still not reliably access their email accounts or landline phones. “

“The county government, which oversees a population of roughly 150,000 residents, did not disclose whether this cyberattack is a ransomware attack, similar to last week’s cyberattack on Wichita, Kansas, which also partially shut down its computer network as a containment measure. “

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