Ransomware Attacks in MN

Attack Date Entity Location Entity Type Ransom Paid Amount Paid FOIA Req AV Before AV After
2020-12 Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, Minnesota $
2019-09 Southeastern Minnesota Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Rochester, Minnesota Medical Unknown $
2019-02 Park Rapids Public Schools Park Rapids, Minnesota Education No $ Yes
2018-03 Associates in Psychiatry and Psychology Rochester, Minnesota Medical Yes $3674 N/A
2017-12 Proctor School District Duluth, Minnesota Education No $ Yes
2017-10 Colorado Center For Reproductive Medicine Minneapolis, Minnesota Medical No $ N/A
2016-09 Crow Wing County Brainerd, Minnesota Municipality No $ Yes
2016-06 Wadena City Hall Wadena, Minnesota Municipality Unknown $ Yes

Prevent Ransomware Attacks in MN

Can ransomware attacks be stopped? Yes. Read more about the best ways to prevent hacking.

One of the best ways to stop a ransomware cyber attack or hacker intrusion is to have zero-trust
application whitelisting combined with a comprehensive endpoint security software solution.

Anti-Ransomware security solutions are installed on your endpoint devices including phones, tablets, laptops, workstations, servers and network systems.
Application control tools using a whitelist will block any malware or viruses from infecting your devices or information systems effectively keeping cybercriminals out.

Learn more about PC Matic Professional Business Security solutions at Endpoint Security to Prevent Ransomware or contact a PC Matic Cybersecurity Specialist.

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