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StorageCraft Asia-Pacific Head of Sales Marina Brook was quoted in this article about a ransomware attack on a hospital in Melbourne:

The ransomware attack on the Melbourne Heart Group reinforces the importance of ensuring that data is stored securely and, equally important, is able to be restored within the shortest time possible, to prevent compromising quality of care for patients, she said.

When a human life is in the balance, there’s no time to wait for completion of bitcoin payments to criminals, nor do we have the luxury to wait for terabytes of patient data to be restored over a week. The data needs to be restored and available within seconds.”

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