Why Healthcare Security Matters

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    Wheat Ridge clinic reports potential breach of 1,300 patients’ information following burglary
    January 30, 2020
    https://kdvr.com/2020/01/30/wheat-r...1300-patients-information-following-burglary/
     
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    Clinic worker pleads guilty to identity theft
    January 31, 2020
    https://www.dailycommercial.com/news/20200131/clinic-worker-pleads-guilty-to-identity-theft
    DoJ: Medical Clinic Worker Pleads Guilty To Aggravated Identity Theft And Wire Fraud
     
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    United Healthcare reports breach affecting undisclosed number of SC customers
    January 31, 2020
    https://www.postandcourier.com/busi...cle_30a42b9c-446a-11ea-b592-3f73018788bf.html
     
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    Medtronic Patches Implanted Device, CareLink Programmer Bugs
    The medical device giant has issued fixes for bugs first disclosed in 2018 and 2019
    February 4, 2020
    https://threatpost.com/medtronic-patches-implanted-device-carelink/152533/
     
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    Malware Attack 'Damages' Patient Records
    Orthopedic Clinic in Houston Tight-Lipped About Malware Attack Details
    February 5, 2020

    https://www.databreachtoday.com/malware-attack-damages-patient-records-a-13690
     
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    Medicaid CCO Vendor Breach Exposes Health, Personal Info of 654K
    February 5, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-breach-exposes-health-personal-info-of-654k/
    Health Share of Oregon transportation vendor, GridWorks, confirms data breach
     
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    One in three NHS computers still running Windows 7
    NHS plans to upgrade its PCs before Microsoft's extended support period ends
    February 5, 2020

    https://www.techradar.com/news/one-in-three-nhs-computers-still-running-windows-7
     
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    Breach Report: Sometimes, Encryption Is Still Overlooked
    Stolen Laptop Contained Patient Data on Thousands
    February 6, 2020

    https://www.databreachtoday.com/breach-report-sometimes-encryption-still-overlooked-a-13696
     
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    Law Firms Race to File Phishing Breach Lawsuits
    February 10, 2020
    https://www.databreachtoday.com/law-firms-race-to-file-phishing-breach-lawsuits-a-13707
     
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    Google Health, the company’s newest product area, has ballooned to more than 500 employees
     
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    Exposure of PHI at Drug and Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation Center
    January 27, 2020
    https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/exposure-of-phi-at-drug-and-alcohol-96796/
     
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    Hospital Sisters Health System Email Breach Impacts 16,167 Patients
    February 12, 2020
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/hospital-sisters-health-system-email-breach-impacts-16167-patients/
     
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    After Malware Attack, Doctor Network Has Widespread Outage
    Electronic Health Records System Inaccessible
    February 13, 2020

    https://www.databreachtoday.com/after-malware-attack-doctor-network-has-widespread-outage-a-13720
     
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    Plastic surgery images and invoices leak from unsecured database
    The images, many of them graphic, came from a French imaging company called NextMotion
    February 13, 2020
    https://www.cnet.com/news/plastic-surgery-images-and-invoices-leak-from-unsecured-database/
    vpnMentor: Report: 1,000s of Plastic Surgery Patients Exposed in Massive Data Leak
     
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    Patients records from NI hospital found on public road
    February 13, 2020
    https://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/people/patients-records-ni-hospital-found-public-road-1557560
     
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    Report Reveals Worst State for Healthcare Data Breaches in 2019
    February 14, 2020
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/report-healthcare-data-breaches-in/
     
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    Class action lawsuit filed against two Puerto Rican hospitals for alleged ransomware attacks
    February 13, 2020
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/hospital-pavia-class-action-lawsuit-ransomware/
    Puerto Rico Hospital Operators Hit with Class Action Over February 2019 Data Breach
     
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    Our personal health history is too valuable to be harvested by the tech giants
    https://www.theguardian.com/comment...s-too-valuable-to-be-harvested-by-tech-giants
     
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    Wise Health System Notifies 66,934 Patients of Phishing Attack
    February 18, 2020
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/wise-health-system-notifies-66934-patients-of-phishing-attack/
     
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    Data breach leads to unauthorized access to information for 7,500 patients, Iowa health care company says
    February 17, 2020
    https://eu.desmoinesregister.com/st...ital-patients-data-breach-victims/4790481002/
    Monroe County Hospital & Clinics: Notice Regarding Recent Security Incident
     
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    Breached Patient Records Tripled in 2019 as Malicious Actors Create New Problems for Patients
    Another year of increased health data breaches, with over 40 million affected patient records
    February 18, 2020
    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-rel...eate-new-problems-for-patients-301003328.html
     
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    NCH Healthcare (finally) sends breach notification letters for June, 2019 breach
    Third Party Forensic Investigators Conclude Their Investigation into the June 2019 Data Incident at NCH
    February 17, 2020
    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-rel...june-2019-data-incident-at-nch-301005422.html
     
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    Lawsuit Filed in Wake of Ransomware Attack
    Patients Seek Damages, Citing Impact of Security Incident in New Jersey
    February 18, 2020

    https://www.databreachtoday.com/lawsuit-filed-in-wake-ransomware-attack-a-13736
     
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