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City of Johannesburg website hacked

PUBLISHED: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 11:27:17 GMT

The City of Johannesburg was hit by a breach in its network on Thursday evening after being hit with a bitcoin ransom. The hackers reportedly want payment of 4 bitcoins by Monday 5pm or else they will make public the COJ’s data on to the internet. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Nathalie Schooling, CEO of Nlighten.