What is the issue?
UC Health in Cincinnati suffered a data breach compromising patient information after some of its employees fell victim to a phishing attack.
UC Health became aware of the phishing attack on July 6, 2019. Upon which, the healthcare provider immediately launched an investigation and determined that unauthorized third-parties gained access to a limited number of employee email accounts between July 6, 2019, and July 12, 2019.
What information was exposed?
What actions are being taken?
“UC Health takes the privacy and confidentiality of its patients’ information very seriously, and deeply regrets any inconvenience or concern this incident may cause its patients,” UC Health said in a security notice.