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L.A. County finds 3,500 more patients affected by data breach

2014/05/22

Los Angeles Times - (California) County officials in Los Angeles reported May 22 that an additional 3,497 patients may have had their personal information stolen in a February theft of 8 computers from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, bringing the total number of patients affected to roughly 342,000. The newly identified patients were Department of Public Health patients who had received Drug Medi-Cal services, and the incident is still under investigation.

Source: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-county-data-breach-20140522-story.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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