Govt ‘cannot say for sure’ what happened to compromised information in last year’s ransomware attack | #malware | #ransomware


Justice Minister Ronald Lamola.

A ransomware attack that brought the IT systems of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development to its knees last year has left officials scratching their heads as they cannot say with certainty what happened to the compromised information.

The attack resulted in all information systems being encrypted and unavailable to internal employees and members of the public.

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