UHS hospital network hit by ransomware attack


Universal Health Services (UHS), a Fortune 500 company and one of the largest healthcare providers in the US, has been impacted by a ransomware attack over the weekend.

UHS hospitals have been operating without internal IT systems since Sunday morning, according to employees and patients who took to social media today.

Some patients have been turned away and emergencies have been redirected to other hospitals after UHS facilities were unable to carry out lab work.

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Source: ZDNet