Ransomware Attack Leads to Discovery of Lots More Malware

July 27, 2018 Mayuri Kumar

A family care clinic in Missouri says those investigating and mitigating a recent ransomware attack discovered that its systems were "loaded with a variety of malware programs."

"It is not uncommon for a thorough forensics investigation to find other issues across a computer environment - that will range from unpatched systems to malware to open ports," says David Finn, a former healthcare CIO who is now executive vice president of the security consultancy CynergisTek.

David Finn's comments are featured in this article.

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