Thursday, August 29, 2019

"company that manages a remote data backup service relied upon by hundreds of dental offices across the country...is struggling to restore access to client systems after falling victim to a ransomware attack"

Brian Krebs:

The ransomware attack hit PerCSoft on the morning of Monday, Aug. 26, and encrypted dental records for some — but not all — of the practices that rely on DDS Safe.

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Several sources are now reporting that PerCSoft did pay the ransom, although it is not clear how much was paid.