Maryland health department hit by cyberattack

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Local stories where following this hour The Maryland health department's website has been hit by an apparent cyberattack At last check if you try to bring up the page you're redirected to the state's main Maryland dot gov web page In a statement health department spokesman Andy Owen confirms there has been what the department calls a network security incident He says certain systems have been taken offline out of an abundance of caution while state agencies and federal law enforcement investigate The enormous pedestal that held the statue of confederate general Robert E. Lee in Richmond as being removed The least statue was taken down in September a focus of protest against racial injustice Virginia governor Ralph northam who said then the 40 foot pedestal would remain has reversed course announcing that the graffiti stained pedestal will also be taken down The

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