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Federal Agencies Issue Alert on Black Basta Ransomware Group

What’s happening: Several federal agencies issued a joint cybersecurity advisory on the Black Basta ransomware group accelerating attacks targeting the health care industry.  

What else to know: Black Basta has attacked at least 500 organizations globally between April 2022 and May 2024. 

The cybersecurity advisory issued by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Department of Health and Human Services, and Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center includes actions organizations should take to mitigate the threats from ransomware.