Hackers demand ransom from Dublin’s tram system, after Luas website defaced

    Date03 Jan 2019
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    The website of Luas, the tram system operating in Ireland’s capital city of Dublin, has been taken offline this morning after hackers defaced the site and demanded a ransom be paid within five days. Early morning visitors to the website were greeted with a message from the hackers, claiming that data had been stolen from operator Transdev Ireland, and would be published on the internet unless a ransom demand of one Bitcoin (approximately 3,300 Euros or US $3,800) was paid.
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