Auditor Finds Michigan Unprepared for Cyberattack

MORGAN LYNCH | December 22, 2016

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The state of Michigan would not be able to recover its information systems or sustain its businesses processes if it were hit by a cyberattack, according to Michigan’s auditor general.The auditor general published a report that said the state didn’t have a sufficient plan to restore critical IT infrastructure and didn’t prioritize the systems that would need to be restored in the event of a technological emergency, such as a cyberattack. Michigan’s state servers are attacked 2 million times a day, according to the state’s auditors.

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