Western District hospitals targeted in cyber attack
Computer systems in hospitals across the Barwon South West region including have been hit by a computer attack.
3AW is reporting of a computer ransomware attack on hospitals in the Geelong, Gippsland and Southwestern regions.
The Health Department has confirmed there are "computer issues" at Barwon health.
3AW has been told the system was hacked around 4 yesterday afternoon, with the entire network going down.
There are reports it may take until Thursday to fix the issue.