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The Man-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, WA suffered a data breach when two of its USB drives containing the protected health information of almost 2,000 veterans was stolen. Both the USB’s ...
VA Medical Center: Theft Of Two USB Drive Impacted 2000 Veterans
Customers who have shopped at Forever 21 between March 2017 and October 2017 may have to worry about their identity theft as an unknown number of customers may have been victim to potential data breac...
Forever 21 Breach: Failure In Turning On POS Caused Potential Breach
Dark Web word has created havoc in minds of people as a birth-place of criminals or the place where business can get all their stolen information. There are lots of myths surrounding it. This article ...
Are The Stories Of Dark Web Entirely True Or More Of Misconceptions?
Beazley who is a provider of data breach insurance and response services has published a special report on the analysis of healthcare data breaches from January to September 2017. Beazley report: Rea...
Beazley Report: Healthcare Data Breach, Settlement Amount Increased
When it comes to securing IoT (Internet of Things) in the healthcare industry, there are many issues that are known hindrances. And then there are those that are not as well-understood. This internet ...
Internet Of Things Security Issues That Information Security Teams In Hospitals Need To Prioritize
The Maryland General Assembly has recently amended its Maryland Personal Information Protection Act, that would be effective from January 1, 2018. According to the new amendments to the Maryland Perso...
Maryland Amends Maryland Personal Information Protection Act
An independent care provider has been discovered to have inappropriately accessed the PHI (protected health information) of around 683 patients of TJ Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY and also ...
TJ Samson Community Hospital In South Central Kentucky Notified 683 Patients Of PHI Exposure
The United Kingdom government finally blamed North Korea for the global WannaCry ransomware attack. The WannaCry ransomware attack has crippled parts of the state-run National Health Service as a damn...
United Kingdom Government Finally Blamed North Korea For WannaCry Attack On Health Service
On Friday morning, a Bryan man named Andrew Vincent Guedea was arrested at CHI St. Joseph Hospital. Police said that the man tried to set a motel room on fire and then even tried to escape once at the...
In An Attempt To Escape, Arson Suspect Fled Into CHI St. Joseph Hospital Ceiling
A man recently received a call from Seton Medical Center in Daly City, asking if he needed assistance paying a $52,310 bill for an emergency medical procedure. According to SFGate, the man was shocked...
Man Received $52k Hospital Bill After His Backpack Was Stolen In San Francisco
A new ransomware threat, named Bad Rabbit has been detected. This new ransomware has crippled businesses in Russia, Ukraine, and Europe. Further, some of the Bad Rabbit ransomware attacks have also oc...
New Ransomware “Bad Rabbit” Spread Via Fake Flash Player Updates
The PHI of more than 900 members of Texas Children’s Health Plan of Houston has been compromised in an incident when a former employee emailed the information to a personal email address. What happe...
Texas Children’s Health Plan Employee Emailed 932 PHI To Personal Account
Tor a special encrypted browser that also enables users to access Dark Web was downloaded 17.5 million times in 2017. This web is also used by criminals, hackers, and many anti-social elements to sell...
17.5 Million People Downloaded A Browser Used To Access Dark Web
Heathrow Airport Officials have started an internal investigation to detect how a USB memory stick that contained the airport’s security information was found on a London street by a common man....
Heathrow Airport Security At Stake After USB with Security Details Found
Catholic Charities of Glens Falls, New York have notified around 4600 past and present clients and employees about a possible breach due to the hacking of the computer server. The breach was discovere...
Catholic Charities Breach: Data Was exposed For More Than Two Years
The protected health information (PHI) of almost 8,000 clients of Brevard Physician Associates may have been accessed following the theft of three office desktop computers in a recent break-in. What ...
Brevard Physician Associates Suffered A Breach Due To Computer Theft
Planned Parenthood is under fire due to exposure to their undercover videos violating HIPAA rules, showing alleged trafficking in unborn baby parts as reported by a former StemExpress procurement offi...
Planned Parenthood Violates HIPAA By Selling Aborted Baby Body Parts
The Hilton hotel chain has reached a $700,000 settlement agreement with two states – NewYork and Vermont over two different data breaches that were discovered in 2015 and that have exposed more than...
Hilton Enters Into Settlement For $700,000 With New York And Vermont
Print security features are considered as a critical part of a company’s acquisition process for MFPs and printers. More than 70 percent of survey respondents have also said that print security ...
‘Unsecured Print = Unsecured IT’, Results From IDC’s Print Security Survey
In today’s fast-paced, high technology evolving world, when it comes to maintaining a secure global trade technology environment, it sometimes feels like the ‘Wild West’, while still...
Taming The ‘Wild West’ Of Cybersecurity In The Supply Chain
Back in the early 1970s, a United States president resigned due to a scandal, which was connected to a burglary at the Watergate Complex in Washington, D.C. The burglary was an attempt to photograph o...
Security To Be The New Differentiator For Office Copier, MFPs And Printers
Rivermend Health has notified around 1,300 patients who had information in an employee’s email account, which is said to have been compromised. Rivermend Health detected this suspicious activity fro...
RiverMend Health Notified 1300 Patients After Employee’s Account Compromised
Q3 Healthcare Data Breach Report of 2017 states that 99 healthcare data breaches in Q3 has exposed or stolen the records of 1,767,717 individuals’ resulting in total 4,601,097 Americans records impa...
Analysis Of Healthcare Data Breaches In Q3 Of The Year 2017
In an incident, Basset Family Practice underwent a data breach when the laptop of one of their employee was stolen out of their car. This incident compromised patients’ personal information. The not...
Bassett Family Practice Employee’s Laptop Theft Leads To Data Breach
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