Youngkin calls cybersecurity funding ‘wholly inadequate’ as ransomware attacks disrupt state government

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- Days after multiple ransomware attacks were first detected, Virginia's state government is still feeling the effects. It comes as Governor Ralph Northam is proposing new funding to sure up cybersecurity but Governor-elect Glenn Youngkin says it doesn't far enough. As of Friday evening, the FBI and the Virginia State Police were continuing [...]

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Dark Web, Bitcoin and murder-for-hire plot lands Virginia woman behind bars

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WFXR) -- A Dark Web murder for hire plot lands a Culpeper woman behind bars facing federal criminal charges, according to the Department of Justice. Court documents released say that the woman -- 25-year-old Annie Nicole Ritenour -- placed an "order" for murder-for-hire services that was advertised on a website on the Dark [...]

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