23 Texas Towns Targeted In Ransomware Attack

August 19, 2019
23 towns in Texas have fallen victim to a ransomware attack, according to the State's Department of Information Resources. The attacks began Friday morning and impacted organizations within the local governments. Texas joins a laundry list of states caught up in well-coordinated ransomware attacks. We spoke to Rick McElroy, Head of Security Strategy at Carbon Black about why this area of Texas may have been targeted.