Adm. Brett Giroir, M.D., Assistant Secretary for Health, speaks during a briefing about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Sunday, March 15, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)Associated Press

The US Department of Health and Human Services was reportedly hit with a cyberattack Sunday night, Bloomberg first reported.
The attack was reportedly meant to slow down the agency’s computer systems amid its response to the spread of COVID-19.
There’s no evidence that the attackers were successful in hampering HHS’s systems, according to Bloomberg.
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As the US ramps up its response to the spread of COVID-19, the Health and Human Services Department was hit with a cyberattack, according to a new report from Bloomberg.

Citing three unnamed sources familiar with the matter, Bloomberg reports that the cyberattack aimed to slow down HHS computer systems Sunday night, but were unsuccessful in doing so. See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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