U.S. Government Accountability Office, November 16, 2022

Ransomware is software that makes data and systems unusable unless ransom payments are made.

State, local, tribal, and territorial government organizations—including schools—have been targeted by ransomware. This can affect vital government operations and services. Ransomware attacks on schools can cause learning loss as well as monetary loss.

Reed full GAO article.

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