Healthcare data breaches decreased in the latter half of 2022, but attackers are diversifying their targets and strategies, resulting in larger breaches, according to a report by cybersecurity firm Critical Insight. Meanwhile, the cost of healthcare breaches rose significantly, reaching an average of $11 million in 2023. Concerns have been raised about new regulations requiring businesses to report breaches within four days, which may pose unique challenges for the healthcare sector.
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,