According to sources, City of Richmond (a Government organization in Virginia) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-07-10.

Richmond residents warned to be vigilant after city IT security breach

“The City of Richmond is warning personal information in emails might have been compromised following a security breach in the city’s IT system last month. “

“After “unusual and concerning activity” was noticed in its IT system on June 7, the city started investigating with the help of external cybersecurity experts. However, a few days later, fraudulent emails were sent out claiming to be from city staff, municipal officials and Gateway Theatre staff. “

“The fraudulent emails seemed to have had attachments that could have installed malware onto computers. “

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