Fine Arts in Atlanta Brought Down by Security Breach
Who: Woodruff Arts Center
# of Records/People Affected: Undetermined
When: 26 April 2019
What happened: A security breach after an unauthorized third party caused a massive network outage, affecting many of the center’s operations and systems.
How Did it happen: The Alliance Theater, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the High Museum of Art were all affected by the breach.
Outcome: Steps were immediately taken to secure our systems and began working to implement enhanced security measures. Our team also began an investigation and an outside forensics firm was engaged.