CISA, MS-ISAC, NGA & NASCIO Recommend Immediate Action to Safeguard Against Ransomware Attacks

August 01, 2019

A coalition of state government associations and federal cybersecurity agencies Monday urged state and local governments to take preventative action to protect their information technology systems from ransomware attacks. Ransomware attacks have wreaked havoc on American cities small and large in recent years, costing municipalities millions in damage, ransom fees, and lost revenues.