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US Hospitals Warned of Fresh Wave of Ransomware Attacks

October 29, 2020

The FBI and the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency are warning hospitals about a fresh wave of Ryuk ransomware attacks that have recently targeted healthcare facilities around the country.

The joint alert issued Wednesday, which includes input from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, follows several media reports that hospitals across the U.S. have been attacked by ransomware over the past week.

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