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Professional Finance Company, Inc. (PFC) data breach, 5th May 2022

Biggest healthcare data breach

Hackers accessed the data of 1.9 million patients tied to 657 healthcare providers (including dental providers, dermatologists, family care facilities, anesthesiologists, and a host of other covered entities) during a “sophisticated” ransomware attack on this debt collections firm.

The investigation revealed that the attacker possibly accessed patient names, contact information, accounts receivable balances, account payment information, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, health insurance information, and medical treatments.

Source: scmagazine.com, Ziroh Alert (#ZirohAlert)

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