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GEO Group Says Ransomware Attack Affected Some Systems, Data

Nov. 3, 2020, 9:06 PM

GEO Group says a ransomware attack affected a portion of its information technology systems and a limited amount of data that contained personally identifiable information and protected health information.

  • Says it’s notifying current and former employees
  • Has recovered its critical operating data, and the incident hasn’t had a significant impact on business operations
  • Isn’t aware of any fraud or misuse of information as a result of the incident
  • Doesn’t believe it will have material impact on financial results

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