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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# HSE cyberattack

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Four months before all people who had data stolen in cyber attack are contacted, says HSE
Data was retrieved from the US Department of Justice by the Garda National Cyber Crime Bureau.
HSE hackers were in health service's computer system for eight weeks before cyber attack
The detonation of the ransomware attack took place on May 14th
In the aftermath, there was significant disruption to healthcare operations and Covid-19 testing and tracing
The estimated cost of the attack is around €100 million
The report identified the legacy IT system as not resilient enough to cope with a cyber attack
Use of Windows 7 computers 'not the sole reason' for HSE cyber attack, committee hears
Garda operation targets gang behind HSE cyber attack
Defence Forces deployed 'ethical hackers' to fight back against massive HSE cyber attack
The CIS Corps deployed experts trained to think like cyber criminals to tackle the threat.
The CIS Corps deployed experts trained to think like cyber criminals to tackle the threat, Niall O'Connor reports.
Captain Steve Keane is a lead officer in the CIS Corps and spoke about the unit's work on the HSE cyber attack.
Soldiers hunted for the hacker online and also deployed a decryption tool.
Cyber attack will likely cost HSE over €100 million, Paul Reid says
Explainer: What is a decryption tool and why would hackers hand it over without receiving a ransom?
Data stolen in HSE cyber attack downloaded 23 times before being removed, High Court told
The stolen material included sensitive patient information including correspondence, minutes of meetings, and corporate documents, the HSE claims.
Children's hospitals ask patients not to attend at units unless invited as they deal with cyber attack
Children’s Health Ireland computer technicians is working through 230 infected IT systems and 2,500 PCs.
HSE cyber attack: Gardaí have not confirmed that any personal data has been leaked
Information purporting to have been gleaned from the HSE in the hack appeared online last week.
Government bracing for potential release of HSE data
There is a “real risk” of patient information being released despite a High Court injunction.
HSE making progress on restoring health systems, but disruption to continue next week
Government ministers have met to review progress on Ireland’s response to the attack.