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Data stolen from 5,000 patients


San Diego Union-Tribune - (California) Palomar Health notified about 5,000 patients March 28 of a potential personal data breach after a company laptop and two flash drives were stolen in February from an employee's vehicle parked in Oceanside. Police arrested an individual believed to be tied to the sale of the stolen items March 17 and authorities continue to investigate the incident.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:19:41