National Cardiovascular Partners Email Hack Impacts 78K Patients

Health IT Security: National Cardiovascular Partners recently notified 78,070 patients that their data was potentially compromised after an attacker gained access to an employee email account.

According to its notice to California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, NCP first discovered the account breach on May 19. However, access first began nearly a month earlier on April 27. Upon discovery, the account was secured and access to the account was terminated.

Read article