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Feds indict ransomware hackers of Allscripts, others

Feds indict ransomware hackers of Allscripts, others

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  November 29, 2018

The hackers installed ransomware on the systems of Allscripts, Medstar Health, and others, sealing off access to data until the companies paid a ransom in bitcoin.

Judge rules UPMC should have protected employee data

Judge rules UPMC should have protected employee data

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  November 26, 2018

Several years ago, hackers stole the personal information of all UPMC employees. Now, UPMC is still dealing with the legal aftermath, with a judge reviving the employees' suit against the health system.

Healthcare remains prime target for hackers

Healthcare remains prime target for hackers

By Steven Ross Johnson  |  September 25, 2018

Healthcare data breaches have risen nearly every year from 2010 through 2017. Although physical theft used to be the data breach method of choice, hacking has become the most prevalent method.

UnityPoint data breach could affect 1.4 million people

UnityPoint data breach could affect 1.4 million people

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  August 01, 2018

For the second time this year, UnityPoint employees have fallen for email phishing scams. This time, hackers may have accessed 1.4 million patients' information, including some financial data.

In healthcare, breach dangers come from inside the house

In healthcare, breach dangers come from inside the house

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  April 10, 2018

While healthcare organizations continue to struggle with ransomware, they also suffer breaches when their employees make mistakes, like leaving a laptop in a car where it can be stolen.

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