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  • Writer's pictureD. Brit

FBI Warns of Ransomware Attack on US Healthcare System

What Happened:

  • On Wednesday, Federal agencies warned that there may be an imminent attack from Russian cybercriminals on the US Healthcare system.

  • The attack appears to be designed to use ransomware to lock up hospital information systems. Security experts say five hospitals have already been impacted by the attack.

  • The FBI along with two federal agencies warned that they had "credible information of an increased and imminent cybercrime threat to U.S. hospitals and healthcare providers."

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