Nearly 900K Patients Hit by Singing River Ransomware Breach

May 15, 2024
Nearly 900K Patients Hit by Singing River Ransomware Breach
  • Approximately 895,204 individuals affected by a ransomware attack on Singing River Health System in Mississippi.

  • Sensitive data stolen includes full names, birth dates, addresses, Social Security numbers, and medical information.

  • No current evidence of the stolen data being used for malicious purposes like identity theft or fraud.

  • Singing River is offering victims 24 months of free credit monitoring and identity restoration services.

  • The Rhysida ransomware gang, known for healthcare attacks, has claimed responsibility for the breach.

  • A significant portion of the stolen data has been leaked online.

  • Impacted individuals urged to use identity protection services, watch for unusual account activity, and consider a credit report security freeze.

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