Leesburg Woman Sentenced To 48 Months In Prison For Aggravated Identity Theft And Wire Fraud

There’s an update to an insider breach previously reported on this site.  From the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Florida on May 19: Ocala, Florida – Senior U.S. District Judge James D. Whittemore today sentenced Stacey L… Continue reading Leesburg Woman Sentenced To 48 Months In Prison For Aggravated Identity Theft And Wire Fraud

ADT employee spied on customers for years through their security cameras, lawsuits claim

Ron Hurtibise reports: Hundreds of customers of ADT Security Services were spied on through security cameras installed inside and outside of their homes, two federal lawsuits filed Monday are claiming. ADT, headquartered in Boca Raton, “failed to provi… Continue reading ADT employee spied on customers for years through their security cameras, lawsuits claim

Data Leak Suggests China Had Hundreds of Thousands of Coronavirus Cases in 230 Cities

Jim Geraghty reports on a very significant data leak: This may be the most spectacularly under-discussed story of the pandemic: A dataset of coronavirus cases and deaths from the military’s National University of Defense Technology, leaked to 100Report… Continue reading Data Leak Suggests China Had Hundreds of Thousands of Coronavirus Cases in 230 Cities

PA: Ex-Geisinger employee accessed hundreds of patients’ info improperly

From their notice of May 18: WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center has notified certain patients that their protected health information (PHI) may have been accessed by an individual employee in a non-permitted manner. On March 20… Continue reading PA: Ex-Geisinger employee accessed hundreds of patients’ info improperly

PsyGenics notifies patients after discovering employee email patient info to her personal email account

Michigan-based PsyGenics, Inc. provides holistic mental health services to individuals diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities. On March 25, during a routine security review, they discovered that an employee had emailed files to her … Continue reading PsyGenics notifies patients after discovering employee email patient info to her personal email account

Indiana Court of Appeals reinstates patient’s lawsuit against a hospital for breach by employee

There’s an update on a lawsuit filed in 2018 that I knew nothing about concerning a breach that occurred in 2017 that I knew nothing about. It’s been one of those days. Thankfully, reporting by Dave Stafford of the Indiana Lawyer showed up … Continue reading Indiana Court of Appeals reinstates patient’s lawsuit against a hospital for breach by employee

The Palm Beach County School District suffers massive pwd breach after second grader hacks them

From the no-one-could-have-possibly-foreseen-kids-figuring-out-default-password-conventions dept., Andrew Colton reports: The Palm Beach County School District is in the midst of a massive computer security crisis that draws into question the authentic… Continue reading The Palm Beach County School District suffers massive pwd breach after second grader hacks them