According to sources, City of Circleville (a Government organization in Ohio) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-09-23.

City of Circleville Website Down by Possible Hacker Attack

“A Linex hacker gained access to the City of Circleville website since then the government website has been taken offline“

“According to the website, a hacker group called, “emironlin3x” was able to hack into the website and possibly steal data. “

“Around January 1, 2023 Circleville Court website was attacked by different ransomware hackers and was taken offline during that attack. They claimed they were able to steal over 500 GB of data from the system and offered to sell it back to the city for 199,999 thousand dollars and gave the City until January 24th to pay the ransom. They did not pay it but worked with a forensic firm and a cybersecurity lawyer.“

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