Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#434 5 major hospital hacks: horror stories from the cybersecurity frontlines
In real-world war, combatants typically don’t attack hospitals. In the cyber realm, hackers have no such scruples. “We’re attacked about every 7 seconds, 24 hours a day,” says John Halamka, CIO of the Boston hospital Beth Israel Deaconess. And the strikes come from everywhere: “It’s hacktivists, organized crime, cyberterrorists, MIT students,” he says.
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#438 Mitre takes on critics, set to revamp CVE vulnerability reporting
#437 Alert: Millions of Android devices vulnerable to new Stagefright exploit
#436 American Express notifies cardholders of third-party breach
#435 AceDeceiver: first iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws to infect any iOS device
#434 5 major hospital hacks: horror stories from the cybersecurity frontlines
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