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Hackers hit Larimer County, services impacted

A cyber incident is affecting compute systems in Larimer County.

The county's computer systems have had limited function since the incident on Wednesday. 

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A cyber incident is affecting compute systems in Larimer County.

The county's computer systems have had limited function since the incident on Wednesday.

County officials say they're working with security providers to find the cause and get the restores services. County data is secure and protected. The duration of this event is unknown.

Critical services such as 911 Dispatch functions and emergency services continue to operate normally. The majority of other County services are functioning and able to serve the public in person and by telephone.

Significant and extended delays are expected at the Larimer County Landfill. It is recommended that visits to the landfill be postponed until the County has restored full IT capacity.

For a detailed list of impacts to individual departments and offices, visit: http://www.larimer.org/service-impact.cfm. Larimer County will also provide service impacts via its social network sites on Facebook and Twitter.