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Medical center probes possible data breach


Worcester Business Journal - (Massachusetts) UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester notified approximately 2,400 patients May 5 whose information was accessed by a former employee after learning March 6 that the former employee may have accessed and misused personal information on up to 4 patients. Officials are investigating but believe the information that was allegedly taken may have been used to open credit cards and cell phone accounts.


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 10:20:07