Covid-19: Brazil’s Health Ministry says vaccination data recovered, after hacker attack

The Ministry of Health on Sunday, December 12, said it has recovered the Brazilian population's Covid-19 vaccination records with no information loss, after the Ministry's systems were shut down by a hacker attack on Friday, December 10.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "All data was successfully recovered," the Ministry said in a statement, adding that it is now working to restore the systems for registering and issuing vaccination certificates "as soon as possible."

Friday morning's hacker attack disabled several Ministry of Health systems, including information from the National Immunization Program, ConecteSUS and the program for issuing digital vaccination certificates.

On Friday, the Ministry of Health said it had managed to recover most of . . .

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