The attackers accessed parts of the computer network that contain personal and medical information, and UCLA Health is offering identity theft recovery and restoration services at no charge to patients who might be affected.
By CS Staff · July 17, 2015
Malone Medical Centre is surrounded by media and police as it holds captured convict David Sweat.
By CS Staff · July 01, 2015
On June 24, Carolinas HealthCare System’s Bryan Warren and the Campus Safety National Forum in Washington, D.C., will offer in-depth, pre-conference training on how hospital security professionals can protect their facilities during patient surge events. It will also cover best practices for securing high-risk healthcare campus locations, such as emergency departments and labor and delivery departments.
By CS Staff · June 18, 2015
Medical Management LLC, a medical billing company, has begun telling an unnamed number of patients their information may have been accessed by a former employee. The former employee is under investigation for taking names, dates of birth and social security numbers of patients at an unknown number of hospitals and giving them to a third party.
By CS Staff · May 27, 2015
A new survey of businesses conducted by Clearswift shows 73% of data and security breaches in last 12 months attributed to internal sources.
By CS Staff · March 20, 2015
This video shows how K-12 schools can improve how they protect student privacy while using online educational services and applications.
By CS Staff · March 06, 2015
University of California students and employees are among those affected by a recent cyber attack on Anthem Inc., the second largest health insurer in the U.S.
By CS Staff · February 10, 2015
A group calling for the death of Americans in Iraq compromised several University of Washington websites in January, prompting the school to shut them down.
By CS Staff · February 03, 2015
The causes of the breaches varied widely, although hacking appears to be the most common and destructive.
By Robin Hattersley Gray · January 19, 2015
With physical security devices residing on enterprise networks and connected to the Internet, the risk of compromise threatens hospitals, schools and universities. Subject matter experts define the challenges and discuss solutions.
By Scott Goldfine · January 14, 2015