# Cyber Attack

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Initial results 'positive' in testing decryption tool to unlock data, Health Minister says
Government urged to consider paying ransom or 'doing a deal' with HSE hackers to get systems back to normal
Patient receiving offer of medical procedure from abroad 'seems to align' with HSE hack, Dáil told
CervicalCheck asks GPs to postpone smear tests booked this week after HSE cyber attack
HSE ransomware attack: 'Is it possible that sensitive information has been downloaded? Unfortunately, yes'
HSE ransomware attack: Healthcare disruption could 'mount' in days and weeks ahead
Poll: How often do you change your online passwords?
Officials from National Cyber Security Centre to address 'urgent' meeting of TDs and Senators over HSE hack
'In an ideal world we'd all get new PPS numbers': Concerns personal data will be sold off on darkweb
Experts believe data like PPS numbers will likely be sold on, Garreth MacNamee and Niall O'Connor report.
The government has repeatedly said it will not pay any ransom demanded by the hackers.
Gardaí believe an Eastern European criminal gang is behind the attack.
HSE won't comment on ransom figure, as other departments take precautions after cyber attack
Hackers have reportedly demanded millions of euro from the HSE, but the exact figure has not been confirmed
The Department of Health was impacted by the cyber attack on Friday, but has not been targeted by a fresh attack today
The HSE has said that the disruption will likely continue 'well into the coming week'
'Safe and steady' progress made as HSE attempts to regain control of IT system
The Covid-19 vaccination programme continues as normal, but daily case numbers are not available
Thousands more appointments could be cancelled next week
A ransom has been sought but will not be paid
HSE confirms ransom has been sought over cyber attack but says it will not be paid
HSE to cancel health appointments on Monday if the ransomware attack isn't resolved by then, with some appointments already postponed.
A list of health services that have and have not been affected by the cyber attack today has been published.
The vaccination programme has not been affected, and Covid-19 tests are still to go ahead at walk-in centres.
Explainer: What is a ransomware attack and why has the HSE been targeted?
HSE cyber attack: what services are affected and which ones are still working?
Covid-19: GP and close contact referral system down, patients advised to attend walk-in centres
Panic buying frenzy on US east coast after cyber attack shuts down fuel pipeline
Massive cyber attack on US government agencies spreads to other countries
European Medicines Agency says it has been targeted in cyber attack
Manchester United confirm cyber attack
Australia under 'malicious' cyber attacks from state actor
Cyber attack plan aims to protect State hospitals, energy networks and security systems
FAI say no employee or customer data leaked in Abbotstown cyber attack
Hacker behind TalkTalk cyber attack sentenced to 4 years in youth detention centre
Data hack has no impact on ongoing investigations - FAI
Cyber attack delays printing and delivery of major US newspapers
Bank card details of 380,000 British Airways customers hacked
Dixons Carphone yet to determine if Irish customers affected by major cyber attack
Apple confirms all Mac and iOS devices affected by Meltdown and Spectre security flaws
Poll: If your computer was hacked, would you pay the €264 ransom?
Irish government 'monitoring situation carefully' after UK Parliament cyber attack
5,000 cyber-attacks were attempted against one Irish hospital in just 24 hours
HSE remains cut off from external networks as finger points to North Korea over cyber attack
Tusla warns that child protection reports may not have been received over weekend
Worldwide ransomware attacks - what we know so far
Growing global cyberattack hits 200,000 victims so far and there's more to come
HSE removes all external access to its network following NHS cyber attack
'This was an international attack': NHS plunged into chaos in large-scale cyber hack
Investigation launched into cyber attack on Trinity fund
Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online
Online group Anonymous aims to bring down major Trump site