A Long Island, New York, medical practice left an exposed port normally used for remote synchronisation open exposing at least 42,000 medical records.
A large cache of sensitive medical records handled by a US-based digital records management company was found stored in an Amazon S3 storage bucket without adequate protection.
The NHS has suffered a data breach in its SwiftQueue appointment booking system whose database contains confidential records on up to 1.2 million people according to an exclusive report in the Sun tabloid newspaper.
1.3m Australian Red Cross records leaked, exposing medical data
Three more hospitals have been hit with ransomware, in what seems to be an endless rash of hospital attacks.
Yet another hospital, this time in Canada, has been infected with Ransomware.
Yet another breach on a medical organisation has meant the theft of names, diagnoses, treatments and social security numbers.
Microsoft research finds record vulnerable to data leakage