VON Canada has returned to normal operations in Nova Scotia, and continues to work toward a full return to normal operations in Ontario following a technology-related incident that resulted in a system-wide outage.
We have confirmed this was a ransomware incident. There is no evidence at this time to indicate that any employee, client or volunteer information was compromised in any way. Broadly speaking, ransomware is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid. No ransom has been paid in this case.Read More