Why Healthcare Security Matters

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    St John Ambulance becomes latest casualty of a ransomware attack
    But no records have been doctored
    July 3, 2019

    https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3078418/st-john-ambulance-ransomware-attack
     
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    PHI of 10,893 Summa Health Patients Potentially Compromised in Phishing Attack
    July 4, 2019
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/phi-of...s-potentially-compromised-in-phishing-attack/
     
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    Cybersecurity: We block three million dodgy emails every year, says NHS
    July 9, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/cybersecurity-we-block-three-million-dodgy-emails-every-year-says-nhs/
     
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    Flaws in hospital anesthesia and respiratory devices allow remote tampering
    July 9, 2019
    https://techcrunch.com/2019/07/09/flaws-anesthesia-respiratory-devices-tampering/
     
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    NHS-Alexa partnership ‘data protection disaster waiting to happen’
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.itpro.co.uk/privacy/339...ip-data-protection-disaster-waiting-to-happen
     
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    L.A. County Health Services Department contractor breach leaks patient data
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...omise-of-data-from-several-thousand-patients/
     
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    State of Healthcare Security in 2019
    July 10, 2019
    https://www.bugcrowd.com/blog/state-of-healthcare-security/
    Healthcare Data Breach Statistics
     
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    Essentia Health alerts 1,000 patients of data breach
    July 11, 2019
    https://www.beckershospitalreview.c...lth-alerts-1-000-patients-of-data-breach.html
     
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    FCC approves rural telehealth pilot
     
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    Email Account Hack Affects 25,000 Adirondack Health Patients
    July 15, 2019
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/email-account-hack-affects-25000-adirondack-health-patients/
    Health hacking: About 25,000 patients’ data exposed
     
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    NHS Still Running 2000+ XP Computers
    July 16, 2019
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/nhs-still-running-2000-xp-computers/
     
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    The Dutch Data Protection Authority (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens, AP) imposed a fine of 460.000 Euro on a Dutch Hospital because medical records were not properly secured (and workers were looking at specific medical records of someone (ough ...)). If things in that Hospital will not improve in some months, more fines can be imposed.

    In Dutch:
    https://www.autoriteitpersoonsgegev...ldoende-interne-beveiliging-patiëntendossiers

    Sad to see that all that money cannot be used for healthcare, but so very, very good that finally everyone in healthcare may learn a lesson from this. If they indeed learn this lesson ...
     
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    another source:
    Hospital fined €460,000 for privacy breaches after Barbie case
    July 16, 2019
    https://www.dutchnews.nl/news/2019/07/hospital-fined-e460000-for-privacy-breaches-after-barbie-case/
     
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    These Hackers Made an App That Kills to Prove a Point
    July 16, 2019
    https://www.wired.com/story/medtronic-insulin-pump-hack-app/
     
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    DHS Webinar: Cybersecurity Threats to the Healthcare Sector
     
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    Penobscot Community Health Center Victim of AMCA Breach
    July 16, 2019
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/penobscot-community-health-center-victim-of-amca-breach/
     
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    Another 2.2 million patients affected by AMCA data breach
    July 17, 2019
    https://techcrunch.com/2019/07/17/millions-patients-amca-breach/
    Press Release: Clinical Pathology Laboratories, Inc. Notifies Patients of Data Security Incident
     
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    Why 70% of healthcare orgs have suffered data breaches
     
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    Medical Procedure: How a Misconfigured Storage Bucket Exposed Medical Data
    July 17, 2019
    https://www.upguard.com/breaches/data-leak-hipaa-medico-s3
     
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    Philips acquires Boston start-up Medumo to help hospitals communicate with patients
     
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    Impact of AMCA Breach Continues to Grow
    More Victims Identified; Allegations Made in Court Filings
    July 17, 2019

    https://www.bankinfosecurity.com/impact-amca-breach-continues-to-grow-a-12791
     
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    Windows 7: Hospitals and healthcare aren't ready to say goodbye
     
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