Cyberattack hits Suffolk school

Debenham High School's network is down as a result

Tom Allen
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The school says no personal data has been affected. Image: Google
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The school says no personal data has been affected. Image: Google

A cyberattack has hit a secondary school in Suffolk, taking down computer facilities before the new term begins.

Debenham High School is a private Church of England secondary school in Debenham, Suffolk. It has space for about 650 pupils, and is preparing for the new school year to start this month. Howeve...

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