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Ransomware Attack Hits US Marshals Service
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Ransomware Attack Hits US Marshals Service

A computer system containing "law enforcement sensitive information" has apparently been impacted by a ransomware attack directed at the US Marshals Service (USMS). The intrusion also compromised the personal information of the targets of the inquiry, according to Drew Wade, chief of the Marshals Service public affairs office, who made the statement Monday night. Wade explained, "The impacted system contains law enforcement sensitive material, including returns from legal process, administrative information, and personally identifiable information belonging to subjects of USMS investigations, third parties, and some USMS personnel." The officer stated that the breach was found on February 17 by the US Marshals Service read more Ransomware Attack Hits US Marshals Service. Stay ...