U.S. to give ransomware hacks similar priority as terrorism, official says

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. to give ransomware hacks similar priority as terrorism, official says

The U.S. Department ofJustice is elevating investigations of ransomware attacks to asimilar priority as terrorism in the wake of the ColonialPipeline hack and mounting damage caused by cyber criminals, asenior department official told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. to give ransomware hacks similar priority as terrorism, official says