Multiple attempts at recovering SCP-079 unsuccessful as ransomware wreaks havoc.
Head scientist Dr. ████ Wilson currently leading investigation concerning events that took place June 8th. 2019
Scientists yet to re-aquire control over SCP-079
The events on June 8th leading to the catastrophe was as follows:
07:34 AM - Dr. Johnson enters the room for daily examination
08:01 AM - Guards outside the containment chamber tries to communicate with Dr. Johnson. All attempts are unsuccessful
08:18 AM - Head Scientist Dr. Wilson is summoned to open the containment chamber
08:19 AM - As Dr. Wilson & guards enter the chamber, they find Dr. Johnson staring intensively at the screen. Once he realises he is not alone anymore, he abruptly disconnects the power
08:36 AM - While Dr. Johnson is beeing escorted away for questioning, attempts are made to restore power to the SCP
08:42 AM - Dr. Wilson successfully restored power to the computer
08:46 AM - The scientist is met with a locked screen, in the shape of a skull and bones, demanding a ransom to unlock
08:58 AM - Facility manager ████ Ar. Korat is contacted and briefed on the situation
The former Dr. ████ Johnson has been suspended and is now beeing investigated. It is belived that he was using the SCP for his own personal gain, something which is strictly forbidden in this facility.
Investigators are yet to uncover how the ransomware was aquired, but suspects either shady gambling sites, or adult content.
The 05 council is yet to deceide the fate of Mr. Johnson
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