The health system is now working with federal law enforcement authorities to prosecute those responsible for the attack and prevent further breaches of patient information.
No credit cards or medical records were hacked, according to a statement from Mary Black, but the cyberattack did pull names, addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and
Mary Black's operating company,
A report filed with the
The report states the attacker was an "advanced persistent threat" group from
"We take very seriously the security and confidentiality of private patient information, and we sincerely regret any concern or inconvenience to patients," a statement from Mary Black declared.
All patients at Mary Black are being sent letters explaining the cyberattack and are being offered free identity theft protection.
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