Cancer patient to sue Cork’s Mercy Hospital over HSE ransomware incident

Sean O’Riordan and Shauna Bowers report:

One of the first legal cases over the release of sensitive medical information on the dark web as part of the HSE cyber hack has been lodged at Cork Circuit Court.

The case was lodged on Monday against Mercy University Hospital (MUH) by a Cork solicitor acting on behalf of a middle-aged family man who received treatment there for cancer.

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