US Radiology Specialists, Inc. has been fined $450,000 by the New York Attorney General for a data breach that exposed the personal and health data of over 92,000 New Yorkers due to the company's failure to upgrade its IT infrastructure and protect against a known vulnerability.
The settlement is regarding the HIPAA Security Rule which works to help protect health information and data from cybersecurity attacks.Read More
In Ponemon Institute’s survey of healthcare IT professionals, many respondents indicated that ransomware attacks at their organization directly disrupted patient care.Read More
Maternal & Family Health Services experienced a sophisticated ransomware incident that may have exposed sensitive patient data.Read More
More hospital networks were disrupted by cybersecurity incidents heading into 2023, reflecting the unabating state of cyberattack concerns.Read More
Hackers Accessed Data on 270,000 Patients from Louisiana Hospital System in Attempted Ransomware Attack
Another ransomware attack against a healthcare network resulted in a breach of personal data from more than 200,000 patients, continuing the ongoing series of ransomware attacks on medical care providers across the U.S.Read More