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Healthcare workers info exposed in B.C. Health data breach


Healthcare workers' info exposed in B.C. health data breach

August 2, 2023SSN Staff

VICTORIA, British Columbia, Canada – On July 13, the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC) learned that a server housing information, websites, and application forms for Health Match BC (HMBC) had been the target of a cyber-attack. Information released about the data breach suggests that information associated with as many as 240,000 emails had been accessed. That information could include a person’s home addresses, passport and license details, and other personal data....

cyber-attack, data breach, Equifax, Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC), Michael McMillan

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Monitoring Matters

MOVEit and lose it

June 28, 2023Ken Showers, Managing Editor

A bad situation has continued to grow worse as the MOVEit exploit used by the CLOP ransomware gang has begun to stack up more victims. I wrote an article, a brief one, a couple of weeks ago detailing how the data breach had affected a number of state agencies that included the Motor Vehicle Departments of Louisiana and Oregon to name a few. In short, a lot of personal information made it into the hands of hackers, at least 6 million records alone from Louisiana. Things haven’t gotten...

Cybersecurity, data breach, Equifax, MOVEit, Ransomware, Schneider Electric, Siemens Electric, Yahoo

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Also Noted

Equifax to strengthen supply chain security with CloudControl

October 4, 2022SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Today Equifax announced the implementation of the CloudControl dashboard, software meant to bring a greater degree of security for organizations using Equifax’s products and services. CloudControl provides improved security to digital supply chains and provides real-time insights into Equifax products security posture. The company says the introduction of CloudControl is part of the company’s commitment to furthering transparency in cybersecurity.  "We believe...

CloudControl, Cybersecurity, data breach, digital supply chain, Equifax, Jamil Farshchi, Zach Tisher

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