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MedStar Response to Incorrect Media Reports
News reports circulating about the malware attack on MedStar Health’s IT system are incorrect. Our partner Symantec, a global leader in cybersecurity, has been on the ground from the start of the situation conducting a thorough forensic analysis.

April 4, (2 p.m.) MedStar Washington Hospital Center Update
MedStar Health is deeply thankful for the hard work and determination of its IT team and partners and is greatly encouraged by the progress made to date.

April 3 (2 p.m.) Update for MedStar Providers
MedStar Health has brought SERA, MedStar's Virtual Private Network (VPN), back online, as of 2 p.m., Sunday, April 3. This enables physicians with SERA access to use MedConnect and other clinical systems remotely.

2 p.m. MedStar Washington Hospital Center Update Regarding Computer Network
Thanks to the teamwork of MedStar Health’s 31,000 associates, as well as the expertise and dedication of MedStar’s IT and Cyber teams, systems were approaching 90 percent functionality this morning.