Refuah Health Center is to pay $450,000 in penalties after a settlement with the New York Attorney General’s Office for its failure to protect patient data. The healthcare company was implicated in a 2021 ransomware attack impacting 300,000 patients due to insufficient encryption and lack of multifactor authentication. Under the agreement, the company will invest $1.2 million in its information security program between 2024 and 2028.
Laurentian University is facing concerns about the impact of a cyber incident. The university’s officials are working to address the situation and ensure the security