Security - June 2023

Atlanta Women's Health Group Experiences Data Breach

The protected health information of over 33,000 current and former patients was exposed.

6/30/2023



Columbus Regional Healthcare System Targeted by Daixin Team

The health system attempted to negotiate with the extortion group, though negotiations stalled.

6/26/2023



Ascension Experiences Security Breach Via Third-Party Vendor

Ascension has started notifying 148,606 patients about a security breach.

6/23/2023



Security Officers to Wear Body Cameras at CHRISTUS Health

Body cameras will now be worn to further prevent violence within the health system.

6/22/2023



Heywood Healthcare Changes Security Measures After Nurse was Stabbed

A man was arrested after stabbing a nurse.

6/21/2023



Peachtree Orthopedics Falls Victim to Cyberattack

A forensic investigation affirmed that an unauthorized third party gained access to patient information.

6/19/2023



Pioneer Valley Ophthalmic Consultants Hit with Malware

Over 36,000 patients had some of their protected health information exposed.

6/16/2023



Clinton Mercy Medical Center Targeted in Cyberattack

Patient care was not affected; however, personal information was exposed.

6/14/2023



Henry Mayo Employee Allegedly Gained Access to Protected Records

The alleged employee gained unauthorized access to an unknown number of patients’ records.

6/13/2023



Clarke County Hospital Hit with Security Breach

The security breach led to over 26,000 individuals’ private health information being accessed

6/12/2023



Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics Affirms Security Breach

The security breach occurred in late March 2023 and was not confirmed until May 2023.

6/9/2023



Morrison Hospital Is Latest Cyber-attack Victim of 'Royal' Ransomware Gang

The latest attack highlights key issue healthcare facilities face in the digital age: cybersecurity.

6/6/2023



Healthcare Cyberattacks Disrupt Neighboring Hospital Emergency Departments

The study was conducted on a ransomware attack that happened in May of 2021.

6/5/2023



Albany ENT & Allergy Services Targeted by Two Ransomware Groups

The protected health information of over 220,000 individuals was accessed.

6/2/2023



CommonSpirit Health Updates Estimated Cost from Ransomware Attack

The cost of the October 2022 attack is expected to increase to $160 million.

6/1/2023





 
 
 


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