Data Breach against AZ Medicaid Agency

Data Breach against AZ Medicaid Agency

Who: Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System When: 11 Mar 2019 # of records involved: 3,100 individuals What happened: Thousands of Arizonans were affected by a data breach earlier this year that targeted the state’s Medicaid agency. How did it happen: An internal...
MongoDB database Leaks Business Intelligence Data

MongoDB database Leaks Business Intelligence Data

Who: Verifications.io Website When: 7 Mar 2019 # of records involved: 809 million records What happened: Security researchers Bob Diachenko and Vinny Troia discovered an unprotected, publicly accessible MongoDB database containing 150 gigabytes of detailed, plaintext...
Ransomware Attacks Taos Public Schools

Ransomware Attacks Taos Public Schools

Who: Taos schools When: 21 Mar 2019 # of records involved: undetermined What happened: A ransomware attack that knocked out the district’s digital services How did it happen: Taos Schools suffered a cyber attack, with hackers demanding $5,000 in cash as ransom...