Expert Reaction On Interpol Warning That Ransomware Attacks On Hospitals Are Increasing

It has been reported that INTERPOL (the International Criminal Police Organisation) has warned that cybercriminals are increasingly attempting to lockout hospitals out of critical systems by attempting to deploy ransomware on their networks despite the currently ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.


EXPERTS COMMENTS
Sam Curry, Chief Security Officer,  Cybereason
April 08, 2020
The good news is that the vast majority of hospitals haven't let their guard down.
There is little honour amongst thieves, and it is shameful that hospitals are seeing an increase in the number of ransomware attacks during the COVID-10 pandemic. The good news is that the vast majority of hospitals haven't let their guard down. Their security teams are working harder than ever to protect patient data and proprietary information. I strongly urge all hospitals to regularly back up ....
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