Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1260 US health insurer warns 3.7m after cyber-attack
US health insurer Banner Health has written to 3.7 million customers and healthcare providers to warn that their data may have been stolen, after a cyber-attack.

The breach could have targeted data on patients, physicians and health plans.

An investigation revealed that attackers may have also accessed payment-card data at Banner Health food and drink outlets.

The firm says it has hired a forensics team to help it secure its systems.
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