Ransomware Attacks in WA

Attack Date Entity Location Entity Type Ransom Paid Amount Paid FOIA Req AV Before AV After
2020-09 Wenatchee Valley College Wenatchee, Washington Education Unknown $
2019-07 Moses Lake School District Moses Lake, Washington Education No $
2019-06 Gray's Harbor Community Hospital Aberdeen, Washington Medical Unknown $ N/A
2019-06 Grays Harbor Community Hospital Aberdeen, Washington Medical Unknown $
2019-06 Harbor Medical Group Aberdeen, Washington Medical Unknown $
2019-01 City of Sammamish Sammamish, Washington Municipality Unknown $ Yes Kaspersky, Sophos Malwarebytes
2019-01 Columbia Surgical Specialists Spokane, Washington Medical Yes $15000 N/A
Automatic Funds Transfer Services, Inc. Seattle, WA Business Unknown $
Clover Park School District Tacoma, WA Education Unknown $

Prevent Ransomware Attacks in WA

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
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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.

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