Okta is notifying about 5,000 employees past and present of a data breach after a vendor, Rightway Healthcare, was targeted by cybercriminals. The breach exposed names, social security numbers, and health insurance plan details. Although there is no evidence of misuse, Okta is offering two years of credit monitoring and identity theft protection services. The breached data dates back from April 2019 to 2020 and does not impact Okta customers.
Health Tech | Safeguarding health: Navigating the complex landscape of cybersecurity in healthcare | News
The integration of technology in healthcare, while beneficial, has increased the sector’s vulnerability to cyber threats. Cybercriminals target healthcare data due to its high value,