Hacker tries to ransom Bremerton Housing Authority data

September 16, 2016 1:38 PM

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Officials in a Washington city say a hacker demanded ransom after accessing data on the housing authority website.

The Kitsap Sun reports (http://bit.ly/2ceETZH ) that a hacker on Monday replaced the Bremerton Housing Authority's home page with a picture from the TV show "South Park" and some German text. The IT department was able to recover the website.

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