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New information released about CCSD hack

Posted at 6:58 PM, Sep 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-01 12:54:00-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — More information is coming out about the Clark County School District data incident in August.

The district says it was a victim of a ransomware attack where a virus blocked access to certain files.

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District administrators say police and 3rd party investigators were called to find out what happened and to secure the network.

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The investigation is ongoing.

CCSD has been unable to determine if sensitive information including names and social security numbers were accessed.