An unknown hacker hacked into the medical Wachtkamer Digital website and downloaded the personal data of half a million Belgian patients, reports Le Soir.
Among the stolen data is not only a medical cards with email addresses and phone numbers, but also descriptions of medical problems that caused the referral to a specialist.
Hacker reported to the site administration, which will publish the data if he does not pay the ransom in bitcoin size 42 or 85 thousand euros.
Website Digital Wachtkamer is a platform through which patients can schedule an appointment with your doctor. Users of the site are from 550 to 660 thousand people.