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Chicago-area doctors' group announces data breach


Chicago Tribune - (Illinois) Midwest Orthopaedics located in Rush University Medical Center in Chicago announced April 4 that surgical information for 1,256 patients may have been compromised in February when an individual accessed a doctor's Gmail account. All affected patients were notified and the doctor's group has since eliminated use of outside physician email accounts in their domain.


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 10:19:48