Hospital hit by a cyberattack cancels surgeries
The Brno University Hospital in the Czech Republic reports being hit by a cyberattack in the middle of a COVID-19 outbreak. The attack was deemed severe enough to shut down the entire IT network, postpone urgent surgical interventions, and re-route new acute patients to a nearby hospital.
The Brno University Hospital operates one of the biggest COVID-19 testing laboratories in the country. The attack is currently under investigation.