FLORENCE — The city of Florence is paying nearly $300,000 in Bitcoin as ransom to a group who hacked into the city's network security system.

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Jeremy Green

Brilliant. While you're at it be sure to put a banner on the Florence city website that reads "Hackers welcome, we pay all ransomware demands". In fact, if you'll excuse me, I have some coding to do.

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