A hacker gained access to the University of Virginia Health System and infected physician devices with malware, allowing them to access medical records of 1,882 patients for 19 months. The breach was discovered in December 2017, but access was gained in May 2015. The data compromised included patient names, diagnoses, treatments, dates of birth, and addresses. The hacker has been arrested and did not take or share the patient information. The system has enhanced its security measures to prevent future breaches.
Sony is investigating a potential data leak on the dark web by two alleged online actors: Ransomed and MajorNelson. Based on a 2GB data sample,