Breaches and leaks

  • The Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) was breached, putting health data of over 600.000 people at risk: link.
  • A marketing agency focused on medical malpractice lawsuits leaked medical and personal data of 150.000 people: link.
  • Private emails of a charity supporting gender-diverse and transgender children were publicly viewable: link.
  • EatStreet, a food ordering service, was breached, potentially impacting 6 million people: link.

If your CEO still thinks security doesn't affect the business, these might help too:

  • AMCA, the medical bill collector that got breached recently, impacting over 20 million people, has filed for bankruptcy: link.
  • The Florida city of Riviera Beach was infected by ransomware, and has decided to pay the $600.000 ransom, plus $900.000 in new computers: link.
Dieter Van der Stock