Atlanta clinic finds 15-month breach during investigation on separate ransomware attack

While Peachtree Neurological Clinic avoided paying ransom after a recent cyberattack, the investigation that followed revealed a hacker had access to its system starting in February 2016. Peachtree Neurological Clinic discovered a 15-month breach in the process of investigating a recent ransomware incident, the Atlanta-based provider announced this week. While PNC officials did not disclose when the most recent ransomware attack occurred, its electronic health record system was encrypted by the virus. Instead of paying the ransomware, officials were able...