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State cybersecurity experts waiting to aid Baltimore City Council committee formed to study crippling hack

State cybersecurity experts waiting to aid Baltimore City Council committee formed to study crippling hack

It’s been a month since Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott established a special committee focused on cybersecurity and emergency preparedness as City Hall recovers from a ransomware attack that still cripples several city payment functions.

One of the committee’s co-chairmen, Councilman Isaac “Yitzy” Schleifer, said the panel’s efforts will not begin until after the current cyber attack — which began May 7 — is...

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