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Ransomware attack halts services at Osaka hospital

The Asahi Shimbun, November 1, 2022

A major hospital here suspended routine medical services after a ransomware cyberattack shut down the facility’s electronic medical record system, officials said on Oct. 31.

Osaka General Medical Center in the city’s Sumiyoshi Ward is still performing emergency operations, but it has stopped providing outpatient services and postponed other surgeries, hospital officials said at a news conference.

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