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    St. Louis Fed Confirms DNS Hijacking

    Economic Researchers Routed To Attacker-Controlled Sites By Mathew J. Schwartz
    St. Louis Fed Confirms DNS Hijacking

    The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis says its DNS settings were hacked, and visitors redirected to lookalike sites that could have resulted in malware infections and credential theft.

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    6 Questions About the Partners Breach

    Breach Notification Comes Five Months After Phishing Attack By Mathew J. Schwartz
    6 Questions About the Partners Breach

    Partners HealthCare System is the latest healthcare organizations to suffer a data breach following a phishing attack. But why did Partners wait five months to issue a breach notification, when HIPAA requires notifications within 60 days?

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    Partners HealthCare Reports Breach

    Latest Phishing Attack One of Many in Healthcare Sector By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Partners HealthCare Reports Breach

    Partners HealthCare System announced that it is the latest healthcare organization hit by a data breach attributed to a phishing attack. The records of an estimated 3,300 individuals may have been compromised in the incident.

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    Breach Tally Shows More Hacker Attacks

    Phishing Scams Among Newly Listed Healthcare Incidents By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
    Breach Tally Shows More Hacker Attacks

    The official federal tally of major health data breaches shows that the healthcare sector continues to be a growing target for hackers, including those waging phishing attacks.

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    Report: Breach Exposed Obama Records

    Details Emerge about Last Year's Hack of White House IT By Eric Chabrow
    Report: Breach Exposed Obama Records

    A breach of the White House IT system last October, believed to be by Russian hackers, exposed sensitive details about White House operations, such as the president's schedule, CNN reports.

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