in Newswire January 28, 2020

Tidelands Health Facing Class Action After Patient Records Were ‘Held Hostage’ in December 2019 Malware Attack

by Erin Shaak

Last Updated on January 28, 2020

Kersey et al. v. Georgetown Hospital System

Filed: January 21, 2020 § 2:20-cv-00208

The company that runs the Tidelands Health hospital network has been hit with a proposed class action in the wake of a December 2019 ransomware attack that reportedly exposed patients’ sensitive data to unauthorized parties.

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State(s)

South Carolina

Last Updated on January 28, 2020 — 11:01 AM

Erin Shaak

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Erin works primarily on ClassAction.org’s newswire, reporting on cases as they happen.

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