Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles

OMV still effected by ransomware attack
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Thomas Perumean
December 03, 2019 - 10:14 am
Louisiana’s Office of Motor Vehicles is still operating at a limited capacity two weeks after a ransomware attack took all state computers offline to be scrubbed of the invasive malware. Division of Administration spokesperson Jacques Berry says they’ve managed to get 54 of the 79 OMV stations...
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WWL Newsroom
November 21, 2019 - 11:56 am
The cyberattack on state computer servers will keep the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicle locations closed throughout the state for the rest of the week. Governor John Bel Edwards announced today. He said they anticipate that the OMV will reopen on Monday. "We are very confident that by working...
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Chris Miller
November 19, 2019 - 11:30 am
Louisiana's Office of Motor Vehicles remains closed statewide today, and will not reopen at noon as originally planned, WWL-TV reports. Offices will remain closed today while officials work to restore the computer system using backed-up data. A cyber-attack, discovered Monday, disrupted business...
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