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How Common Are Ransomware Attacks? Lawmakers Want to Find Out.

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After his local library had to shut down because of a ransomware attack, Indiana state Rep. Mike Karickhoff realized the state didn’t know much about the frequency of such security breaches.  

Spurred by similar crimes across Indiana last year, he decided to author a bill requiring all public agencies to report cyberattacks to the state.

“It’s like neighborhood watch,” said Karickhoff, a Republican. “If your subdivision starts having burglaries, you tell everyone in the area you’re having these burglaries. That’s how the alarm bell goes off.”

Read More: https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/blogs/stateline/2021/11/18/how-common-are-ransomware-attacks-lawmakers-want-to-find-out

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