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August 24, 2017
Company: St. Mark's Surgery Center
Location: Fort Meyers, Florida
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"St. Mark’s Surgery Center was hit by a ransomware attack that may have impacted the personal health information of 33,877 patients.

The Florida provider discovered a ransomware attack on May 8, although the attack occurred from April 13 until April 17. The installed virus prevented patient data from being accessed during that time."

The impacted servers contained patient names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers and medical information.

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