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Hospital Had Backups, Paid Ransom Anyway

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On January 11, 2018, Hancock Regional Hospital in Indiana discovered their computers had been infected with SamSam ransomware. The hospital decided to pay the four-bitcoin ransom to get their files decrypted.

You're probably thinking. “Here’s another institution which couldn’t recover from a cyberattack properly because they didn’t bother to keep backups!” But here's the thing, they had backups. Read more to understand why they did what they did.

Vendor:
Cylance
Posted:
13 Jun 2018
Published:
13 Jun 2018
Format:
PDF
Length:
3 Page(s)
Type:
Case Study
Language:
English

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