‘Immediately report’ to Cyber Security Centre if contacted for ransom: James Paterson

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Shadow Cyber Security Minister James Paterson says it is “really important” for impacted Medibank customers to “immediately report” to the Cyber Security Centre if contacted by someone trying to individually seek a ransom or extort them.

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  • Mr Paterson also recommended those affected get in touch with Medibank if contacted for ransom.

    Medibank has confirmed its entire system was accessed by foreign cybercriminals on October 3, including almost 500,000 health claims and the personal details of around 9.7 million current Medibank and ahm, as well as former customers.

    ‘Immediately report’ to Cyber Security Centre if contacted for ransom: James Paterson

    Shadow Cyber Security Minister James Paterson says it is “really important” for impacted Medibank customers to “immediately report” to the Cyber Security Centre if contacted by someone trying to individually seek a ransom or extort them.

    Mr Paterson also recommended those affected get in touch with Medibank if contacted for ransom.

    Medibank has confirmed its entire system was accessed by foreign cybercriminals on October 3, including almost 500,000 health claims and the personal details of around 9.7 million current Medibank and ahm, as well as former customers.

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    Tom Jones says:

    My advice to everyone don't rely on technology it's useless stick to pen and paperwork cash only time to cut up credit cards cancel them don't fall there games there playing

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