CO: Parkview Medical Center confirms cyber attack

Jake Gadon reports that Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colorado was the target of a cyber attack on Tuesday, April 21st.  As of April 24, the IT systems were still out, and as of this morning, there is still a notice on the center’s home page that says:

Parkview Medical Center is currently experiencing a network outage. More information to follow.

In related coverage, Fox21 reported:

A person who identified himself as a hospital employee told FOX21, Meditech, the hospital’s system for storing patient information, was hacked with ransomware and rendered inoperable.

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