Ransomware Group Threatens To Release Hospital Patient Photos

Hacking group REvil threatens to release 900GB of before-and-after photos of cosmetic surgery patients unless ransom is paid

1 year ago

Police Open Homicide Probe Into Hospital Hack After Woman Dies

German prosecutors open negligent homicide investigation into ransomware attack on Düsseldorf hospital after death of woman needing critical care

2 years ago

Patient Dies In Germany After Hospital Ransomware Attack

Real world consequence of ransomware attacks. A female patient has died as a result of a cyberattack at a German…

2 years ago

Fresenius Hospital Operator Suffers Ransomware Attack

Despite high demand during the Coronavirus pandemic, hackers have hit IT systems of a major hospital operator with a ransomware…

2 years ago

French Hospital Offline After Ransomware Attack

French hospital in Rouen forced to use pen and paper, after ransomware knocked out computers and servers

3 years ago

McAfee: North American Healthcare Sector ‘Worst Hit’ By Malware

North America's health sector saw the most security incidents in a trend that has also seen health organisations disrupted acrosss…

5 years ago

MP Calls For A Halt To ‘Dangerous’ NHS Booking System

Despite the cancellation of the NHS Programme for IT, patients' lives ar at risk from its booking systems, an MP…

10 years ago

US Hospital Loses 800,000 Patient Records

South Shore Hospital in Massachusetts reveals that backup files containing patient and employee information have disappeared

12 years ago

Cisco Says Wi-Fi Phones Help Cut Hospital Waits

Nottingham University Hospital has introduced a new IT system incorporating wireless telephony and RFID

12 years ago

Hospital Data Centre Gets Clean, Flywheel Energy

Old-fashioned flywheel power systems are providing hospital data centres with clean, green backup power using a centuries-old technology

12 years ago