Ransomware attack hits Melbourne Heart Group

Federal security agencies are investigating a ransomware attack at Melbourne Heart Group, a specialist cardiology practice located at Cabrini Health's hospital at Malvern.

First reported by The Age on Wednesday, the attack appears to have occurred three weeks ago and involved the encryption of the practice's medical records with a demand for a ransom in cryptocurrency.

Posted in Australian eHealth

Tags: Cabrini, Ransomware

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