Two Southwestern Ontario hospitals hit by cyber attack

Kathleen Saylors reports:

Two Southwestern Ontario hospitals, connected by shared infrastructure, are currently suffering cyber attacks, the latest in a string of similar incursions in the area this week.

The Listowel Wingham Hospitals Alliance, which oversees the Listowel hospital, about 50 kilometres north of Stratford, and the Wingham hospital in northeast Huron County, confirmed Thursday it is currently experiencing network issues as a result of what appears to be a cyber attack.

Read more on The London Free Press.  If you read the whole article, you learn that the city of Woodstock has also been attacked in a separate attack and the Woodstock Police were also subsequently attacked.

Yeah, it’s getting really ugly out there….

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