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Cyber attack hits GPD Friday

More than 20 entities in Texas, including the Graham Police Department, were hit by a ransomware attack on the morning of Friday, Aug. 16. According to the Texas Department of Information Resources, the State Operations Center was activated with a day and night shift. The department believed, as of 5 p.m. Saturday, that evidence gathered indicates one actor is responsible for the attacks. The DIR release said they believe they have identified and contacted all entities which were potentially or actually impacted. The count of those affected as of Saturday was 23 entities. According to Young County officials during the Aug. 19 ...

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