New Hampshire Cyber Attacks

Infrastructure Affected

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Public Safety

Weare Police Department, Hillsborough County

Breach Type - Hacking, Malware

WMUR

  • New Hampshire town victim of malware cyber attack for entire week in 2017
  • Attackers were selling sensitive PD information for cryptocurrency, including payroll information
  • Officials advised the public that the investigation took more than one full year to complete
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Emotet hits City of Portsmouth & Portsmouth PD

Breach Type - Phishing

Sea Coast Online

  • An employee clicked a malicious email/email link which launched virus
  • Computer virus affected between 40 & 50 computers
  • City staff has not lost personal information
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Sea Coast Online

  • Malware spread to police network as a result
  • Once virus is mitigated, a criminal investigation will follow
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Sea Coast Online

  • Malware finally identified as Emotet Trojan
  • Sending malicious emails from city employee accounts
  • City computer systems being cleaned & restored through labor intensive methods
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Ransomware Hits Durham PD

Breach Type - Ransomware

NBC News


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Local Government

No attacks logged to date.


 
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Medical

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Education

Concord School District

Breach Type - Phishing

Patch

  • Concord School District falls victim to spear-phishing scheme
  • Employee W-2 forms sent to hacker posing as superintendent
  • District advising employees to monitor their personal data
  • Notified those potentially affected and apologized for the breach
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