Tags health care

Emergent ransomware gang FIN12 strikes hospitals, moves quickly against big targets

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

The gang defies other ransomware trends, like "double extortion."

Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.

BlackBerry's popular operating system for medical devices affected by critical vulnerabilities, drawing fed warnings

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The disclosure expands the number of devices that could be at risk due to the "BadAlloc" flaw.

Sensitive medical, financial data exposed in extortion of Massachusetts hospital

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Sturdy Memorial, a 126-bed hospital, experienced a ransomware hack in February.

Irish officials analyze decryption tool as long recovery process from ransomware continues

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

FireEye is involved in the incident response, a spokesperson said.

Conti ransomware gang victimized US health care, first-responder networks, FBI says

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

The Conti ransomware gang is behind the attack on Ireland's health care system, too.