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Ransomware Attack on Israeli Medical Center Raises Alarm
on October 15, 2021
Government Authorities Issue Advisories Following Hospital AttackGovernment authorities in Israel are warning healthcare sector entities in the country of potential cyberattacks after a ransomware attack this week on Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in the city of Hadera. The hospital said it is "using alternative systems" to care for its patients.
ISMG Editors' Panel: Are Our Systems Too Complex to Secure?
on October 15, 2021
Discussion Also Addresses the Ransom-Paying Dilemma Faced by Cyber Extortion VictimsIn this update, four editors discuss key cybersecurity issues, including addressing the complexity of security, the rising number of victims targeted by double extortion ransomware and the Information Commissioner's Office's recent consultation on creating an international data transfer agreement.
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