The Center Hospitalier Sud Francilien (CHSF), a 1000-bed hospital located 28km from the center of Paris, suffered a cyberattack on Sunday, which has resulted in the medical center referring patients to other establishments and postponing appointments for surgeries.
Employees of St. Charles Health System are being asked to repay roughly $2 million after a ransomware attack on a global workforce management provider kept health system staff from accessing time card data for months.
The hospital is asking 2,358 employees to repay an average of $780 each. A union representing nurses said some staff are being asked to pay back up to $3,000.
It could take more than a year for hospitals to recover patient record systems following the recent NHS cyberattack, The Independent has learned.
The secure messaging app Signal, two-factor authentication app Authy, and authentication firm Okta are all Twilio customers that were secondary victims of the breach.
As the latest wave of ransomware attacks, extortion attempts and related fallout continues hitting hospitals globally, U.S. federal authorities have issued a new warning to the healthcare sector about Karakurt, the group claiming to be behind one of the most recent incidents.