March 14, 2024

The Cyberattack That’s Roiling Healthcare

by The Journal

Hospitals, pharmacies and medical groups have been reeling in the wake of last month’s ransomware attack on a company widely used for insurance billing and payments. WSJ's James Rundle unpacks how the cyberattack on Change Healthcare has left thousands of providers scrambling to pay their bills and some wondering if they can keep their doors open.

Further Reading:

- Change Healthcare Rival Onboards Hundreds of Thousands of Customers During Hack Crisis 

- U.S. Health Department Intervenes in Change Healthcare Hack Crisis 

- UnitedHealth Aims to Restore Change Healthcare Systems Within Two Weeks 

Further Listening:

- The Ruthless Group Behind Ransomware Attacks on Hospitals 

- Ransomware, a Pipeline and a Gas Shortage 

- Why Crypto is Key to Stopping Ransomware 

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