Hidalgo County's email system hacked over the weekend
HIDALGO COUNTY, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Hidalgo County officials announced on Monday that the county's email system was hacked over the weekend.
An official statement from the county confirms the Hidalgo County email system was compromised. IT specialists say the breach happened Friday night after a suspicious email was detected.
County officials say no county data was compromised and only a handful of county email accounts were affected.
IT specialist believe it may have been an international hack job.