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Universal Health Services Faces Crippling Cyber Attack

Universal Health Services has been hit by a cyber attack that hobbled operations at the major hospital system. So reports TechCrunch.

cyber security 1805246 640smallSources with knowledge of the incident said it was a ransomware attack.

UHS said in a statement that its IT network was down the morning of September 28 due to “an IT security issue,” adding that no patient or employee data was apparently affected.

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