Why Healthcare Security Matters

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    Former Cedar Rapids Hospital Employee Sentenced for Accessing Ex-Boyfriend’s Medical Records
    June 21, 2021
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    Former Mayo Clinic surgeon charged with invading patient privacy by accessing records improperly
    June 24, 2021
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    Kentucky Healthcare System Exposes Patients’ PHI
    June 28, 2021
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/kentucky-healthcare-system-exposes/
     
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    Las Vegas hospital hit in cyberattack, data stolen
    June 29, 2021
    https://www.reviewjournal.com/local...pital-hit-in-cyberattack-data-stolen-2389775/
     
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    Vendor incidents lead the 10 biggest health care data breaches of 2021 so far
    June 30, 2021
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/hea...est-health-care-data-breaches-of-2021-so-far/
     
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    Strong medical device security awareness stifled by inventory, knowledge gaps
    July 1, 2021
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...wareness-stifled-by-inventory-knowledge-gaps/
     
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    Why Healthcare Keeps Falling Prey to Ransomware and Other Cyberattacks
    Nate Warfield July 2, 2021

     
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    Report: Cyberattacks drive 185% spike in health care data breaches in 2021
    July 13, 2021
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/hea...5-spike-in-health-care-data-breaches-in-2021/
     
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    Alliance Healthcare Services plans to ‘vigorously defend’ against ‘unfounded’ PACS-breach lawsuit
    July 13, 2021
    https://www.radiologybusiness.com/t...iance-healthcare-services-pacs-breach-lawsuit
     
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    Dermatology Clinic Chain Breach Affects 2.4 Million
    Incident Reportedly Involved 'Cuba' Ransomware
    July 14, 2021
    https://www.databreachtoday.com/dermatology-clinic-chain-breach-affects-24-million-a-17074
     
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    Elekta Health Data Breach Strikes Jefferson Health, Disclosing PHI
    July 20, 2021
    https://healthitsecurity.com/news/elekta-health-data-breach-strikes-jefferson-health-disclosing-phi
    Jefferson Health: Notice to Patients of Vendor Security Incident
     
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    Thousands of Humana members' information posted online in hack
    July 21, 2021
    https://www.beckershospitalreview.c...embers-information-posted-online-in-hack.html
     
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    HealthAlliance investigates unusual cyber activity at four DHBs
    Signs of unusual activity have been found in the IT systems of four district health boards.
    July 23, 2021
    https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national...estigates-unusual-cyber-activity-at-four-dhbs
     
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    Germany's healthcare system is using this open source standard for encrypted instant messaging
    July 23, 2021
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/germa...rce-standard-for-encrypted-instant-messaging/
     
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    Accused EHR hacker sentenced to 30 months in prison
    Prosecutors say Amanda Lowry and two codefendants used proceeds from stolen patient info to buy SUVs and jet skis.
    July 26, 2021

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    Pharmacist Pleads Guilty to $180 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme
    July 26, 2021
    https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/investigations-newsletter-pharmacist-8900887/
     
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    US medical imaging center reports possible data breach after emails ‘accessed’
    Number of patients affected remains unconfirmed
    July 27, 2021
    https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/...ssible-data-breach-after-emails-nbsp-accessed
     
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    UC San Diego Health discloses data breach after phishing attack
    July 27, 2021
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...-discloses-data-breach-after-phishing-attack/
     
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    Phishing Attack: Clinic Says 450,000 May Have Been Affected
    Florida Practice Says Incident Involved Fraud Attempt
    July 30, 2021

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    Commissioner Releases Babylon by Telus Health Investigation Reports
    July 29, 2021
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    Critical vulnerabilities may allow attackers to compromise hospitals’ pneumatic tube system
    August 2, 2021
    https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2021/08/02/vulnerabilities-pneumatic-tube-system-pwnedpiper/
     
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    92% of pharmaceutical companies have at least one exposed database
    August 3, 2021
    https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2021/08/03/pharmaceutical-companies-exposed-database/
     
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    ‘Sophisticated group’ behind Alaska cyberattack, agency says
    August 5, 2021
    https://apnews.com/article/technology-alaska-c88b163f3d7aa5300649e6a0b33bb159
     
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    Sanford Health target of attempted cyber attack
    August 4, 2021
    https://www.inforum.com/newsmd/7140214-Sanford-Health-target-of-attempted-cyber-attack
     
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    Risk Based Security’s 2021 Mid Year Data Breach QuickView Report
    Healthcare Industry has Highest Number of Reported Data Breaches in 2021

    August 5, 2021
    https://www.hipaajournal.com/health...est-number-of-reported-data-breaches-in-2021/
    Risk Based Security: New Research: Data Breach Landscape Shifts Significantly
     
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