Hackers have been the scourge of the last year in world history, with stories popping up every day touting or denouncing their actions.
The latest hack attack to affect the United States comes as the surveillance state and Big Brother continue expanding their unlawful overreach of the 4th Amendment. With the growing prevalence of security camera systems designed in a spiderweb that covers our nation, it was only a matter of time before the network was breached.
“Hackers infected 70 percent of storage devices that record data from D.C. police surveillance cameras eight days before President Trump’s inauguration, forcing major citywide reinstallation efforts, according to the police and the city’s technology office.
“City officials said ransomware left police cameras unable to record between Jan. 12 and Jan. 15. The cyberattack affected 123 of 187 network video recorders in a…