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Chicago-area doctors' group announces data breach

2014/04/05

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.

Source: http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2014-04-05/news/chi-chicagoarea-doctors-group-announces-data-breach-20140404_1_midwest-orthopaedics-advocate-medical-group-data-breach

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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