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Kansas man indicted in connection with 2019 hack at water utility

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The facility serves Ellsworth County, a county of about 6,100 people in central Kansas.

Florida hack highlights security shortages in US water sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

Awareness is the sector is growing, but cybersecurity resources are a challenge.

Hacker breached Florida water facility to alter sodium hydroxide level, police say

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The breach did not cause any harm to public health, police say.

Health sector mobilizes defenses following Ryuk ransomware warning

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

Threat briefings are being held for hospital executives, federal officials are appealing for more data and hospitals are hardening their computer networks.

Ohio medical center offline following another security incident in the health sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

It's the second time in a week that a cybersecurity incident has disrupted IT networks at a U.S. hospital.

German investigators treating ransomware attack as negligent homicide, reports say

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

If confirmed, it would be the first documented case of a death stemming from a cyberattack, analysts say.