Breach, Ransomware

180K patients affected by USV Optical systems hack, health data theft

September 20, 2021
A patient receives an eye exam at a health clinic on July 22, 2017. USV Optical notified 180,000 patients and employees that their health information was accessed and potentially stolen during a near monthlong systems hack in April and May. USV Optical is part of U.S. Vision, a subsidiary of the optometric dispensary chain Refac Optical Group, which commonly operates out of large department stores. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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