Why Healthcare Security Matters

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by ronjor, Jul 22, 2015.

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    Critical Bug in Infusion System Allows Changing Drug Dose in Medical Pumps
    June 12, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...m-allows-changing-drug-dose-in-medical-pumps/
     
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    Quest, LabCorp breach stirs questions of cybersecurity risk from outside vendors
     
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    Privacy breach at QEH spurs surveillance of an employee's access to health charts
    Hospital employee accessed a patient's health records without authorization
    June 12, 2019

    https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/prince-edward-island/pei-privacy-health-1.5172124
     
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    "Over 20M Patients Affected In Massive AMCA Medical Data Breach, Attorney General Frosh Warns Marylanders

    Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh warns Marylanders their medical and other private information may have been compromised by a cyberattack against American Medical Collection Agency, a third party collection agency for laboratories, hospitals, physician groups, medical providers and others...

    The compromised information varies for each, but includes some or all of the following:

    Patient Name
    Date of Birth
    Address
    Phone Number
    Date of Service
    Provider
    Balance Information
    Payment Card Information
    Bank Account Information
    Social Security Number
    Lab Test Performed..."

    https://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2019/06/12/maryland-medical-data-breach-amca/
     
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    Allscripts is buying ZappRx, a prescription drug start-up
     
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    Hospital to pay $300,000 in damages in medical records case
    June 12, 2019
    https://www.dothaneagle.com/enterpr...cle_7e906ec8-8d3c-11e9-b584-9b6c02b11398.html
     
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    Medical infusion-pump system has two serious bugs, researchers say
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/medical-infusion-pump-system-two-critical-bugs-researchers-say/
     
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    87,400 Patients Impacted by Union Labor Insurance Phishing Attack
    June 13, 2019
    https://healthitsecurity.com/news/87400-patients-impacted-by-union-labor-insurance-phishing-attack
     
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    Boardman medical practice hacked, told to pay $75,000 in bitcoin to unlock system
    June 13, 2019
    http://www.wfmj.com/story/40646778/...told-to-pay-75000-in-bitcoin-to-unlock-system
     
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    YouTube Testimonials Lure Patients to Shady Stem-Cell Clinics
     
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    Inside the cyberattack at Estes Park Health
    June 13, 2019
    https://www.eptrail.com/2019/06/13/inside-the-cyberattack-at-estes-park-health/
     
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    Patient data stolen during theft at Red Deer hospital
    June 17, 2019
    https://www.reddeeradvocate.com/news/break-in-at-red-deer-hospital-some-patient-data-breached/
     
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    ‘WannaCry’ Ransomware Hits 40% of Health Care Organizations
    June 17, 2019
    https://hospicenews.com/2019/06/17/wannacry-ransomware-hits-40-of-health-care-organizations/
     
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    Cyber attacks cripple Olean Medical Group, possibly Seneca Nation Health System
    June 17, 2019
    http://www.oleantimesherald.com/ole...cle_0b54ee88-e184-517f-aee9-5a387fa04e05.html
     
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    ResiDex Software Announces Data Security Incident
    June 18, 2019
    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-rel...security-incident----tennessee-300869168.html
     
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    Medical implants should be secured against cyber attack, experts urge
    June 19, 2019
    https://eandt.theiet.org/content/ar...be-secured-against-cyber-attack-experts-urge/
     
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    NHS service accidentally reveals identities of HIV patients in email blunder
    June 19, 2019
    https://www.grahamcluley.com/nhs-se...-identities-of-hiv-patients-in-email-blunder/
     
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    Specsavers says Qld customers' private medical information may have been compromised
    June 19, 2019
    https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-06...ach-potential-compromise-for-clients/11223800
     
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    Shingle Springs Health and Wellness Center Ransomware Attack Impacts 21,000 Patients
    June 19, 2019
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/shingl...ter-ransomware-attack-impacts-21000-patients/
     
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    Meds prescriptions for 78,000 patients left in a database with no password
    Database containing 390,000 Vascepa prescriptions for 78,000 patients left open on the internet
    June 20, 2019

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/meds-...patients-left-in-a-database-with-no-password/
     
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    CVS just laid out a big reason why health companies are worried about Amazon
     
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    May 2019 Healthcare Data Breach Report
    June 20, 2019
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/may-2019-healthcare-data-breach-report/
     
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