The Data Breach Blog

Beacon Health System notifies patients of possible data compromise

Unauthorized individuals gained access to Beacon employee email accounts as part of a phishing attack.

Former Jacobi Medical Center employee improperly emails patient data

Roughly 90,000 patients are being notified that a former Jacobi Medical Center employee improperly emailed their personal information.

Thousands of Bellevue Hospital Center patients notified of data breach

Roughly 3,300 patients have been notified that their personal information was included in a spreadsheet that was improperly emailed to an unauthorized recipient.

Three MetroHealth computers infected with malware, patients notified

The Ohio-based health care provider is notifying nearly 1,000 patients that three computers in its Cardiac Cath Lab were infected with malware.

Penn State breached by two threat actors, earliest attack in 2012

Penn State University is notifying roughly 18,500 individuals and research partners that their personal information may have been compromised.

Retail Capital notifies hundreds following security incident

Unauthorized access was gained to the electronic mailbox of a sales manager, and personal information may have been compromised.

Oregon's Health CO-OP laptop stolen, about 15K members notified

A laptop containing information on approximately 15,000 current and former members of Oregon's Health CO-OP was stolen.

UC Berkeley announces breach, unauthorized access to web server

Unauthorized access was first gained to the web server in December 2014, and a separate unauthorized access occurred in February.

Texas-based Seton Family of Hospitals notifies 39K patients of breach

Patients are being notified that a Seton Healthcare Family employee's email address was compromised in a phishing attack.

About 25K people impacted in Saint Agnes Health Care breach

The personal information was compromised by attackers who used a phishing email to gain access to a Saint Agnes employee's email account, which contained the data.

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