California: City of Hayward says computer network restored 2 weeks after cyberattack discovered

Officials in the city of Hayward announced that the city’s internal computer network has been restored following a ransomware attack that took systems down earlier this month. In a statement Thursday, city officials said the network was brought back on Tuesday, more than two weeks after the cyberattack was first discovered.

“The restored network ties together computer systems on which departments and divisions of City government normally rely for general municipal operations—each of which themselves has had to be painstakingly assessed, restored and brought back into service,” the city said in a statement.

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Source: CBS News