08 Jul 2021

Rural Alabama Electric Cooperative Hit by Ransomware Attack

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative provides power in rural southeastern Alabama and was hit by a ransomware attack. Customers temporarily cannot access their account information, but systems were being brought back online Tuesday. The utility company provides power to 25,000 members, and didn’t pay a ransom after the attack. The company also

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07 Oct 2019

DCH Hospital Pays Ryuk Ransomware for Decryption Key

Community-owned DCH Health System in Alabama, which was hit by a ransomware attack earlier this month, has paid the attackers in order to receive a decryption key for the Ryuk ransomware that had infected its systems. The attack forced three regional hospitals in Tuscaloosa, Fayette and Northportto, to begin turning

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