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Class action lawsuit filed against two Puerto Rican hospitals for alleged ransomware attacks

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The suit claims the hospitals had a 'wanton disregard' for security.

Health agency looks to bolster cybersecurity with new guidelines for industry

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The Department of Health and Human Services has released voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for health care professionals.

Ransomware infects hospitals in Ohio, West Virginia

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The pair of hospitals are the latest health care organizations to be hit by ransomware.

Report: hospitals are flooded with vulnerable IoT devices

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

The researchers found exposed medical images, protocols, databases, industrial controllers and healthcare systems software.

'Grey's Anatomy' attempts to bring ransomware attacks to a public audience

by cyber_admin • 2 years ago

In the winter finale of the popular television show "Grey's Anatomy," there was an unexpected guest star: ransomware.

Report: New ransomware found in targeted attacks against health care industry

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

A unique variant of ransomware that appears to have been designed for and used against healthcare companies was recently uncovered by security researcher with cybersecurity firm Proofpoint.

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