According to sources, Madison County (a Government organization in Mississippi) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2024-04-01.

Madison County aims to recover most of $2.7 million stolen in cyber scam

“Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker said nearly all of the $2.7 million stolen during a recent cyber scam will soon be back in the county’s account.“

“The county lost the money after a scammer posed as a representative for a current vendor. Tucker said they’re looking at a possible recovery of $2.2 million.“

“The sheriff added that there does not appear to be any criminal intent from any county employee. “

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