State health department website offline after malware attack
May 27, 2021
JUNEAU (AP) - The state health department website was the target of a malware attack, officials said, weeks after a similar attack affected the state’s court system.
The department in a statement May 18 said its website was taken offline the day before, when an investigation started. The statement did not say when the cyberattack was discovered.
The department’s website was still offline as of Tuesday.
Investigators were trying to determine if any personal or confidential information was compromised.
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