George W. Bush Presidential Center Forced To Pay “Ransom” To Computer Hackers After Data Was Stolen (REPORT)

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George W. Bush’s Presidential Center has been targeted in a sophisticated scheme involving criminal computer hackers.

According to a report by the New York Post, the George W. Bush Presidential Center was targeted in an illegal plot that resulted in officials being forced to pay criminal attackers ransom money to restore private information of donors. Officials familiar with the incident claim that some data was recovered, but that hackers still stole large amounts of private information.

Security Breach

The George W. Bush Presidential Center has officially released a statement, confirming that it was recently targeted by hackers in a ransomware attack.

Hackers reportedly stole confidential information from the complex, allegedly removing “a copy of some of the Bush Center’s data regarding donors and other contacts.” Allegedly stolen files include “name, birth date, physical and email addresses, telephone numbers, gender and giving history” of certain donors.

It is also reported that the Bush Center “paid a ransom to the attackers in order to obtain confirmation that the ‎compromised unencrypted information has been destroyed.”

Not The First Time

This isn’t the first time that former President George W. Bush has been compromised by hackers.

In 2014, a former Romanian cab driver successfully hacked Bush’s email and releasing pictures of some of Bush’s bizarre paintings.

The cab driver managed to snag photos, private emails, security codes, and information on George H.W. Bush’s declining health, but Bush’s awkward bathroom self-portraits made the headlines.

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  1. Zeynep Karakurt-Ozman

    August 12, 2020 5:16 am

    I think Joe Biden made a very good move by choosing Kamala Harris as his prospective VP. He knows that democrats are trying to cheat the elections to get himself elected….. Once he is elected, they are going to organise an accident in which Joe Biden gets killed and his VP replaces him for the next 4 years to keep Obama’s dirty agenda….. Good for Biden. He wants to live, he doesn’t want to be manipulated by Obama and his gang and to lose his life…… I bet Biden’s lovely and intelligent wife Gill is also trying to save her husband’s life….. Poor man worked for America for a long time, and lost his mind when he was Obama’s VP…… I do not want to think about the terrible stressful life he had to lead under criminal Obama’s administration. He lost his son during his work with Obama….. What else are the do-nothing Democrats expecting from this man…… Poor man deserves a stress free retirement ……. Trump is a class act. Knowing Biden’s problems he does not treat him as a rival……. Good for Trump. He knows that he is gonna have a land slide victory and during the next 4 years he will complete his wonderful work of draining the sewage of Washington D.C. GOD BLESS AMERICA, GOD BLESS TRUMP…. GOD BLESS OUR GREEN PLANET ….

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