May 14, 2024, 10:15 a.m. | Graham Cluley

Graham Cluley

Security agencies in the United States have issued a new warning about the Black Basta ransomware group, in the wake of a high-profile attack against the healthcare giant Ascension.

The cyber attack last week forced the Ascension computer systems offline, and caused some hospital emergency departments to turn away ambulances "in order to ensure emergency cases are triaged immediately."

Read more in my article on the Exponential-e blog.

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