Hacking of Brazil’s health system: no official data on coronavirus for 25 days

Complete figures on Covid-19 infections and deaths have been unknown since December 10. The reason is a cyber attack on the Ministry of Health system.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil, the South American country most affected by the coronavirus pandemic, registered 18,759 cases and 175 deaths in the last 24 hours, a much lower number than Argentina, which broke the record of daily cases this Tuesday.

However, the nation with the largest population in South America is not providing the actual figures of COVID-19 cases in the country.

On December 10, Brazil's official system for calculating the evolution of the coronavirus in the country Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?