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Family Planning NSW targeted by hackers with ransom demand

Family Planning NSW recently had its website hacked by a group threatening to release confidential data unless a ransom was paid. 

Family Planning NSW did not pay the ransom and the confidential data was returned to Family Planning NSW without further distribution to the public.

NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has since directed all health-funded NGOs to confirm to NSW Health that they comply with privacy and data standards. 

Read more here.