Located in California, the Alvarado Medical Center is just another example of a hospital in the news that experienced operational disturbance due to ransomware…
The San Diego Union Tribune reported that a Prime Healthcare Services hospital, Alvarado Hospital Medical Center in San Diego, has been hit by a malicious software infection called ransomware. Alvarado Medical Center is now the third hospital in the Prime Healthcare Services network to be hit with the malware.
As of April 4, the Alvarado Medical Center organization was back to fully functioning and operating.
We have generated an interactive map that includes all of the ransomware attacks within the United States that have occurred this year.