U.S. Courts: SolarWinds Hack May Have Affected CM/ECF Filing System
Yesterday, the Administrative Office (AO) of the U.S. Federal Courts issued a remarkable press release, titled Judiciary Addresses Cybersecurity Breach: Extra Safeguards to Protect Sensitive Court Records.
In mid-December, the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency issued an emergency directive regarding “a known compromise involving SolarWinds Orion products that are currently being exploited by malicious actors.” The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (AO) immediately notified courts of this development and in response, the Judiciary has suspended all national and local use of this IT network monitoring and management tool.
The AO is working
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