Hackers fail to access Muscle Shoals Police Department computers, chief says

Hackers fail to access Muscle Shoals Police Department computers, chief says

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (WAFF) - The Muscle Shoals chief of police says hackers tried to take over the department’s computer servers.

Police Chief Clint Reck told our news partners at the Times Daily that the department’s firewall stopped hackers last Friday.

Reck says hackers didn’t get anything.

The U.S. Secret Service is now investigating.

Earlier this week, Florence paid a $300,000 ransom following a cyber attack.

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