# Ransomware

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Data stolen in Munster Technological University cyberattack appears on 'dark web'
MTU says that it is continuing to investigate the incident.
The university has begun contacting people who may have been impacted by the breach.
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National cyber security centre join forces with international teams to fight ransomware hackers
Gardaí and government warn businesses to prepare for potential ransomware attacks
Urgent security warning issued as hackers shift ransomware attacks to small businesses
Massive ransomware attack on US IT company potentially hit 1,000 businesses
Hundreds of US businesses hit by 'colossal and devastating' cyber attack
Cost of HSE cyber attack ‘could rise to half a billion euro’, Committee hears
HSE may have to replace 30,000 laptops as a result of cyber attack
The Explainer: What is the impact of the HSE cyberattack?
Warning as fraudsters see HSE hack as opportunity to scam people with calls and texts
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
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
Officials from National Cyber Security Centre to address 'urgent' meeting of TDs and Senators over HSE hack
Risk patients' medical data affected by HSE ransomware attack 'will be abused', government warns
'Anyone who worked the weekend has aged hugely': Emergency staff under intense pressure amid HSE hack
Delays in laboratories mean it is taking hours for patient blood work to come back.
Healthcare workers are asking patients who have to attend EDs to bring as much information with them as possible.
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
Explainer: What is a ransomware attack and why has the HSE been targeted?
IT services remain disrupted at two colleges after ransomware attacks
TU Dublin's Tallaght campus investigating 'significant' ransomware attack
At least 3,226 user records compromised in Luas cyber attack
Poll: If your computer was hacked, would you pay the €264 ransom?
Worldwide ransomware attacks - what we know so far
Ibec calls for more funding to protect businesses following cyber attack
Suspected case of ransomware detected in Wexford health centre
No reports of computer virus attacks in Ireland following global hacking
This security tool could help stop the problem of ransomware in its tracks
Bad news for Apple users as first ever ransomware targeting Macs appears
If you use WhatsApp on your computer, you should update it as soon as you get the chance
Here's another reminder not to download porn apps from unfamiliar sites
Column: The two sides of bitcoin – is this virtual currency a boon or a threat?
UK Cyber-crime unit issues urgent "ransomware" warning