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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 03/14/2012

Cyber-blackout at Commerce Dept: Tell us your stories

The Economic Development Administration, a small job-development agency in the Commerce Department that gives out grants to low-income communities, is in its eighth week of a cyber-blackout.

Commerce officials say they still haven’t determined what is behind the virus that has affected all of EDA’s computers since mid-January, prompting the government to take the network off-line.

The Post is researching a story on how EDA employees have managed this long with little or no e-mail or Internet connections. Do you work at the EDA or know someone who does? Tell us more using the form below.

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