Cyber Attackers. Now shares of vaccine makers Pfizer, BioNTech, and Moderna are falling in value, Bloomberg writes.
Hackers released documents about COVID vaccines stolen from the European Medicines Agency in late December 2020. This was reported by Bloomberg on Tuesday, January 12.
The timeline for approving drugs and COVID vaccines has not changed, the agency assured, and law enforcement agencies are looking into the December data theft case.
Meanwhile, Pfizer shares lost more than 2% after the disclosure and BioNTech shares lost 4.3%. Moderna shares also fell in value.
Earlier, the WHO said that the world will not form a collective COVID immunity in 2021. Measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus will have to be observed at least until the end of the year, according to the organization.
Also in the MOH called the timing of the start of paid vaccination against coronavirus. Over time, it will be possible to be vaccinated out of turn on a fee basis, Viktor Lyashko said.