Cyber attack

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WWL Newsroom
February 24, 2020 - 6:48 am
An Alexandria-based cybersecurity agency has broken down how the 2020 Presidential election could be hacked in a report distributed to the National Association of Secretaries of State.
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Kenny Kuhn
February 19, 2020 - 12:10 pm
New Orleans permitting office's online and app service will be offline every Wednesday for the next 6 months to expedite cyberattack recovery.
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City Council
WWL Newsroom
February 04, 2020 - 12:16 pm
Between a cyber attack and the partial collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel, New Orleans faces nearly $20 million in cost. City council members met today to go over the growing cost of the two disasters.
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WWL Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 6:38 am
Kenny Kuhn reporting... Traffic and municipal courts reopen tomorrow after weeks of delays due to a citywide cyber attack. City leaders say both courts will be fully operational. They also say the clerks office has manually entered more than 200 cases since December’s cyber attack. The city said in...
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Property Tax deadline pushed back to February 14
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Thomas Perumean
January 15, 2020 - 1:57 pm
Due to the crippling cyber attack that hit New Orleans city government December 13th, Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced she is pushing back the deadline to property tax payments to February 14. The New Deadline for City Property Tax due to Cyber Attack is February 14th to work with residents. #...
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Chris Miller
December 17, 2019 - 9:00 am
The cyber-attack on the city of New Orleans continues to hamper city services. Work is already underway to get the city's information systems back up. Once the intrusion was detected, the city ordered all its computers be shut down. New Orleans Chief Information Officer Kim LaGrue says they're...
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Sheriffs Office targeted for cyberattack
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Associated Press
December 16, 2019 - 6:20 pm
(AP) -- A Louisiana parish sheriff's office is operating its booking system and other processes on paper after learning over the weekend it had been targeted in a cyberattack. Sheriff William Earl Hilton told KALB-TV that it was notified on Sunday by the state's Fusion Center that it was being...
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Cyber specialist talks about attack
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Thomas Perumean
December 16, 2019 - 10:23 am
Cybersecurity agents from the State Police, FBI, Homeland Security and others are assisting New Orleans' IT specialists in scrubbing over 4,000 computers at City Hall and across town of malware from Friday's cyber attack. "They're really just unmatched in their knowledge of this stuff," says Robert...
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City Hall
Jim Hanzo
December 15, 2019 - 10:20 pm
City Hall has sent out the latest release regarding the cyber attack that has affected city government in New Orleans. Normal business hours are scheduled tomorrow but some city services have been affected. City Hall will be open tomorrow, Monday, Dec. 16, for normal business hours. All City...
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