18 Dec 2012

Carolinas HealthCare System Discloses Data Breach to 5,600 Patients

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Check out this blog post on Beckershospitalreview.com 5,600 hospital patients are being notified that they could be the victims of a security breach. According to the Carolinas Medical Center-Randolph in Charlotte, N.C., most of the information did not contain patient information. Between March 11 and October 8 an intruder obtained emails, five of which did contain personal patient information. There has been no evidence that the information obtained has been used illegally.

What processes to you have in place to prevent this type of breach?

 

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Carolinas HealthCare System Discloses Data Breach to 5,600 Patients

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