The employee was able to obtain the personal information of 547,000 Bupa Global health insurance customers, but no medical information was stolen.
Our latest cyber security round-up covers news of a massive cyber-attack on British Airways and findings from a survey that reveal only half of UK companies have secured critical data.
The cyber-attack against Norway’s largest health authority could be one of the biggest of its kind in healthcare, sources have told Digital Health News.
This month’s cyber round-up covers a report revealing 1,131 (cyber) incident reports, with 590 classed as ‘significant’.
The Information Commissioner’s Office has created a new set of online tools in reaction to concerning finds from health data audits.
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The US-based company behind the NHS radiation staff data breach, Landauer, remains silent as more trusts fall victim to the cyber-security incident.
The Information Commissioner’s Officer has started making enquiries into the breach of NHS radiation staff data by US based company, Landauer.
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A cyber attack on a US company could have compromised the privacy of staff throughout the NHS, with a Dorset hospital the latest confirmed victim.
The Information Commissioner’s Officer fined HCA International after its patients confidential fertility data was found freely available online.