A cyber attack has hit an important part of the fight against the coronavirus, the United States Department of Health.
The systems were fired several times in a row, presumably to slow them down, reports Bloomberg news agency.
That would not have worked, but it is not clear what precisely the hackers did.
It is not known who is behind the attack and what their motive was. According to Bloomberg, the did not capture any data.
After the attack, the White House National Security Council sent a message out into the world: “Rumors of a national quarantine are FAKE. The country is not going to lock.”