February 15, 2018
For Immediate Release
Email Attachments to Staff Currently Blocked by City
SAVANNAH, GA (February 15, 2018) — As the City continues to remediate the impact of a malware attack, the Department of Information Technology (DoIT) has taken a precautionary step against subsequent events and is currently preventing attachments to be received via email by City staff.
The DoIT asks all parties communicating with City staff to use a secure file transfer process which can be provided via web link by the City until the malware threat is remediated.
The virus has not compromised any City data or damaged City systems and remains contained at this time.