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North Carolina county refuses to pay bitcoin ransom after hacking

North Carolina's Mecklenburg County is declining to pay a $23,000 bitcoin ransom after being breached by hackers. Instead, the county will work to restore their online applications internally. WCNC's Rachel Brown reports.

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