According to sources, Missouri Department of Social Services (a Government organization in Missouri) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-08-08.

Missouri's Medicaid clients alerted system was part of worldwide cyber attack

“Missouri’s Department of Social Services is encouraging citizens to monitor their identity and credit information after a third-party cyber attack in May.“

“The department sent a media release on Tuesday encouraging Missourians to monitor any possible transactions made using their personal information as an unauthorized party might have accessed Medicaid participant information. “

“The data security incident involved a third-party application – Progress Software’s MOVEit Transfer software – used by IBM. The MOVEit vulnerability affected hundreds of organizations throughout the nation and world and millions of individuals, according to an assessment by Reuters.“

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