INCIDENT: Georgia Hospital Takes Computer Systems Offline – Continues to Provide Care.

A cyberattack on Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital has led the Georgia hospital to pull certain systems offline and operate under electronic health record procedures, local news outlets reported Wednesday. It’s unclear the type of attack behind the network outage. Patient care has not been interrupted. At this stage of the investigation, it is unclear if, and to what extent, patient information has been compromised.

Incident Date

June 30, 2022

Location

United States

Estimated Cost

No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware:

No Malware identified

Threat Source:

No threat source identified

References:

  • Georgia hospital probing cyberattack
  • Georgia hospital recovering from cyberattack with EHR downtime procedures

Industries:

Impacts

IT

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