DDoS attacks, data breach settlements, and dark web crackdowns -- catch up on the week's infosec news with this roundup!
58 percent of PHI data loss incidents from 2016 to 2017 involved internal actors according to Verizon's new Protected Health Information Data Breach Report.
Government data breaches, healthcare software vulnerabilities, and more -- catch up on the week's infosec news with this roundup!
There were at least 37 breaches that impacted the healthcare industry, affecting 473,807 patient records, in January 2018.
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According to a study published last week hospital breaches accounted for one third of all data breaches and affected the largest number of victims from 2009 to 2016.
Allscripts, one of the larger electronic health records (EHR) vendors in the U.S., is continuing to grapple with a ransomware attack.
The company will pay more than $18 million for exposing the identities of HIV sufferers in a mailing.
A hospital paid 4 BTC (Bitcoin) - roughly $55,000 - to regain access to its computer systems over the weekend.
Information, including patients' date of birth, Social Security number, address, Medicaid ID, and diagnoses, may have been breached.